According to the requirements of “The Decision of the State Council on Further Shortening the List of the Management Catalogue of Industrial Product Production License and Simplifying the Examination and Approval Procedures”, SAMR issued the “Notice on the Implementation of the Transformation of Management Mode for Explosion-proof Electrical Products, etc., from Production Permission to Compulsory Product Certification” on July 9, with the main contents as follows:
- From 1 October 2019, explosion-proof electrical appliances, household gas appliances and household refrigerators with a calibrated capacity of over 500L will be included in the CCC certification management catalogue. Applications for these products’ production licenses will no longer be accepted.
- From 1 October 2020, the above products will not be allowed to leave the factory, be sold, imported or used in other business activities without obtaining compulsory product certificates and affixing the CCC mark.
- After 1 October 2020, products produced during the validity period of their production licenses can still be put on market with their original packaging (comply with the requirements of the production licenses).
- The designated certification bodies shall formulate the detailed certification implementation methods according to the requirements of the general rules and the product-specific implementation rules of the CCC and submit it to SAMR for archive before 25 September 2019.