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TCB, FCB, Notified Body and Japan Radio Law Certification Services

Our team of experts will help you navigate the complex world of certification for your radio products. We’ll guide you through every step of the process so that you can gain access to the U.S., Canadian, European and Japanese markets.

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Overview

Our Telecommunications Certification Body (TCB), Foreign Certification Body (FCB), Notified Body and Japan Radio Law Certified Services are extremely important in order to gain access to the U.S., Canadian, European and Japanese markets. Your radio products must achieve the following certifications:

  • Federal Communications Commission (FCC)
  • Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (ISED Canada)
  • CE Markings
  • Japan Radio Law certification

Our team of experts will assess your products, provide reports, and guide you through every step of the process. Plus, our deep understanding of global regulatory requirements allows us to streamline the compliance process, getting your products to market in an efficient and cost-effective way.

UL Certification Bodies operate under the following Radio and Telecommunication Certification Schemes:

  • TCB Program for FCC (USA)
  • ISED Canada FCB Program
  • EU Notified Body for Radio Equipment and EMC Directives
  • Registered Certification Body (RCB) Program under Japan Radio Law

Benefits

We understand that you don’t just do business in the U.S., which is why we’ve built a global presence that enables us to deliver local expertise in local languages around the world. Plus, our Global Market Access program seamlessly combines your telecom and radio testing with other UL services—including product safety certification for the UL Mark—ensuring that the time you spend with us is as productive as possible.

When combined, our technical expertise, industry experience and responsive customer service can help you access target markets worldwide—enabling you to expand your reach exponentially.

Why UL

UL’s comprehensive testing, certification and regulatory compliance services are designed to foster innovation, enhance process quality, enable safety, and help you meet your business goals.

Working with one provider allows you to take advantage of our cost-saving service bundles, and our integrated testing and certification plans allow you to achieve your go-to-market plans in a timely manner.

ISO 17065 accreditation information

UL Verification Services Inc. is a product certification body that fulfills the requirements of International Organization for Standardization (ISO)/International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) 17065. Additional information can be obtained from the TCB Submittals webpage.

UL Verification Services Inc. operates under its own authority as an independent nongovernmental organization.

UL Verification Services Inc. is financially funded by the fees it charges manufacturers of the products submitted for certification. Fees are charged for the initial evaluation process and for ongoing maintenance.

The associated rights and responsibilities of UL Verification Services Inc. and manufacturers are detailed in the various contractual agreements that must be executed prior to initiating the certification process.

A formal Appeals and Complaints Process is available to applicants to address questions, interpretations and decisions made by UL Verification Services Inc. concerning submitted products. An appeal or complaint can be initiated by clicking Feedback on the left-hand side of the TCB Submittals webpage.

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