GOST is certification system in Russia

In Russia, there are a number of mandatory certification and more than a hundred systems of conformity assessment on a voluntary basis, operating on the basis of the Federal Law «On technical regulation». One of the most respected national conformity assessment systems is a certification system GOST R.

State certification of compliance with GOST R required for certain types of products required to issue a certificate of conformity GOST R or a declaration of conformity for the products depending on the type of goods to be delivered (the list of goods subject to certification contained in the Russian Federation Government Resolution № 982 of 01.12.2009). Equally, this requirement applies to both products of Russian manufacturers, and for goods supplied from abroad.

Keep in mind the fact that the issue a declaration of goods in Russia can only be a resident of Russia in his name. This may be an importer of products, and the Russian representative to whom the contract on the basis of delegated authority from the foreign manufacturer of products. Mandatory certification of food products and certification of clothes and shoes for adults, for example, in Russia is necessary in the form of a declaration of conformity of the goods.

Obtain a certificate for products in the GOST R system is also mandatory for those types of goods, which were introduced in the Russian technical regulations (the number of existing regulations 16). For each product contains the relevant rules of security, permitted forms of conformity assessment procedures for obtaining a certificate or declaration of conformity to technical regulations, conformity assessment scheme acceptable.

Equipment certification, certification of vehicles, vehicle certification (Euro certification, including the design of the Euro 4 — environmental compliance certificate), certification of fire safety, certification of equipment, tobacco products, juice, milk and other products to confirm compliance with the requirements prescribed relevant technical regulations and to issue a certificate for compliance with technical regulations or the declaration of conformity with technical regulations.