Belarus: Energy efficiency certification & labelling

Effective date: Phase I: Sep. 1st, 2017. Phase II: July 1st, 2018

Major Changes:

  • Implementation of mandatory Energy Efficiency/Energy Labeling in Belarus in accordance with the Resolution of the Council of Ministers ?.: 849 dd 21.10.2016 (in edition of Resolution of the Council of Ministers ?.77 dd 27.01.2017) together with the List.

Certification (a foreign manufacturer can be the Applicant, no local/authorized representative needed.)

Implementation date

Item

Sep. 1st, 2017

External power sources

For devices powered by external power source (such as laptop, cell phones…), EE certification is required for the external power source after Sep. 1st, 2017.

July 1st, 2018

Cooling household devices:

refrigerators, freezers and theirs combinations

Electrical ovens, hobs

Air conditioners with power rate up to 12 kW

Dishwashers

Washing machines

Drying machines

Non-directional household lamps, fluorescent lamps

without integrated ballast, high intensity discharge lamps

TV sets, TV monitors

Household and office equipment:

- cooktops;

- microwave cookers;

- toasters, fryers, electrically operated knives, foodmills, coffee machines;

- printers;

- scanners;

- monitors;

- amplified speakers of AC power supply;

- multimedia projectors;

- broadcasting receivers;

- video tape recorders;

- video recorder cameras;

- sound-recording devices;

- audio amplifiers;

- home theater systems;

- electric musical instruments;

- other equipment for sound and image record and playback, including equipment for image and sound transmission in ways other than telecommunication channels via signals and other means, except for TV sets

 

Declaration (only a local Belarus authorized representative can be the applicant)

Implementation date

Item

Sep. 1st, 2017

Single-speed asynchronous (induction) three-phase electric

motors

  • Certification can be obtained either via local testing or via a paperwork only process based on test reports issued by accredited ISO/IEC 17025 third-party testing laboratories.
  • Factory needs to have valid CIG023 inspection report.
  • Mandatory surveillance will be performed once every two years.
  • Certificates will be valid for 5 years.
  • EE label needs to be in Russian language. Manufacturers are required to provide technical documentation and Energy Labelling that will contain the following information:
  1. Manufacturer’s name or trade mark;
  2. Manufacturer’s model identification;
  3. The energy efficiency class of an appliance;
  4. The energy consumption of an appliance etc. (data depends on specific product).
  5. Dealers need to ensure EE labels are displayed properly on the outside of the front or top of the device

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