GOST –R Certification

GOST is the Russian word for “norm” and R stands for Russia. For most products, certification is needed if you wish to export your product to Russia. GOST –R is for the goods which are being exported to Russia. It confirms that the products which are being imported have to follow the Russian standards, quality, and safety requirements. It is compulsory for customs clearance and also for marketing within Russia.

GOST R certification was introduced to protect the health and safety of Russia’s population. In this complex and continually varying regulation environment, it pays to have the right advice and assistance.

The Russian Federation has its own framed rules which are governed by its licensing protocol known as GOST- R. Manufacturer get the Certification when their products are found safe for use as well as does not affect the environment. It helps to increase the level of trust in consumers and also increases the reputation.

A valid certificate exhibits the product’s reliability and has shown to increase customer demand. Many business leaders certify their products for compliance with technical regulations or GOST R aimed to increase sales levels in the local market, even when certification is solely voluntary.

What Products Need GOST –R?

GOST R certification is mandatory for a range of products in Russia. Gost-R demonstrates compliance with basic safety requirements and applicable product standards. The following are some of the products which require GOST-R certification.

  • Furniture
  • Household chemicals
  • Consumer packaging materials
  • Machines
  • Electrical and electronic products
  • Medical devices
  • Cosmetics
  • Food products

GOST –R Certification Requirements

The certificate is required for its use in two distinct phases:

  • The arrival of the goods to customs officials checks whether the Customs Code of the goods exported is subject to certification. In this case, the goods cannot be cleared unless it is accompanied by a copy of the certificate.
  • In connection with inspections carried out on the open market by the supervisory authorities, including the customs authority, which verifies the merchandise offered for sale and the presence of the relevant documents required by law.

Benefits of GOST –R Certification

  • Supports entering the Russian market easily.
  • Increase your Organization’s reputation.
  • Minimizes risk.
  • Money-saving and time-saving procedure.
  • Client and Consumer satisfaction.
  • Opens new market for the business.

The Russian government adopted a Resolution No. 982 of 01/12/2009 a list of products for which mandatory certification came into force on 15.02.2010.

  • Contact IAS with the completed Application form to discuss the details of certification.
  • Identifying the product or the range of products to be certified
  • Registration of product or range of products to be certified
  • Submission of first documentation by the manufacturer (Based on Certification standard, including test certificates)
  • Evaluation of documentation
  • Audit the product to ensure the product meets the Gost-R requirements.
  • Submission of final documentation along with additional clarification.
  • Final document evaluation and recommendation
  • Award of Certification
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GOST –R Certification

IAS in Malaysia provides certification against GOST–R regulations for your products. Only safe, Defect, and best quality goods must be available in Russian markets is the main objective of the GOST–R certification.

The certification is evidence that the product conforms to Russian health and safety standards, whether it’s toys, Electronic Goods, or construction machines.

Our experts conduct an audit on your products based on the appropriate Russian regulations of GOST–R certification. Our declaration of conformity means your product has right of way onto the Russian market.

For more information about GOST–R certification, please leave a message or send an email to enquiry@iascertification.com, we are happy to help you! Contact us today!