To locate whether a product is included in the application scope of the standards we certify:
A) Look up the application scope of standards according to the type of product:
|ELECTRONICS||NOM-001-SCFI-1993||Electronic Apparatus – Household Electronic Apparatus Fed by Different Sources of Electrical Power – Safety Requirements and Testing Methods for Type Approval|
|NOM-016-SCFI-1998||Electronic Devices For Office Use Powered By Different Sources Of Electrical Energy – Safety Requirements And Testing Methods|
|NOM-019-SCFI-1998||Safety of Data-processing Equipment|
|ELECTRIC||NOM-003-SCFI-2000||Electrical Products – Safety specifications|
|NOM-058-SCFI-1999||Electrical products – Ballasts for electrical gas discharge lamps – Safety specifications|
B) Search directly on the Secretary of Economy page.
Importers are exempt of presenting a compliance certificate at the point of entry in the country when:
Item XVI of the aforementioned agreement and article states that electric and electronic products powered by voltages of 24 V or lower are exempt of presenting a compliance certificate when included in Mexican Official Standards NOM-001-SCFI-1993 (Electronic Apparatus – Household Electronic Apparatus Fed by Different Sources of Electrical Power – Safety Requirements and Testing Methods for Type Approval), NOM-003-SCFI-2000 (Electrical Products – Safety Specifications), NOM-016-SCFI-1993 (Electronic Devices For Office Use Powered By Different Sources Of Electrical Energy – Safety Requirements And Testing Methods) and NOM-019-SCFI-1998 (Safety of Data Processing Equipment).
However, upon the interested party’s request UL may issue the corresponding compliance certificate for products powered by voltages of 24 V or lower. Submit the application form found in the PCO Services section of this Web site as well as the documentation required therein.
Note: This exception only applies to the aforementioned safety standards. Products must comply with consumer information standards and other valid corresponding provisions, according to Article 12, Annex 2.4.1 of NOMs Agreement.