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Publication Number: 784748 Rule Parts: 90 Publication Date: 11/10/2008
Keyword: Part 15, Part 18, Labelling Guidelines, Labelling, Information to User, Information in Manual, User Manual

First Category: Radio Service Rules
Second Category: Labelling - Parts 2.925 & 15.19

Question:   What are the labelling and user information requirements for Part 15 and Part 18 devices?



Answer:  
Guidelines for labelling and user Information for Part 15 and Part 18 devices are contained in the below attached document "784748 D01 Labelling Part 15 18 Guidelines v07". Links to 300 ppi artwork for Declaration of Conformity labels are available below:
 
Examples of Labelling Requirements
Equipment Authorization FCC Rule Section(s): Label:
Verification and Certification §15.19(a)(1) Receivers associated with the operation of a licensed radio service, e.g., FM broadcast under Part 73, land mobile operation under Part 90, etc., shall bear the following statement in a conspicuous location on the device: This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the condition that this device does not cause harmful interference.
§15.19(a)(2) A stand-alone cable input selector switch, shall bear the following statement in a conspicuous location on the device: This device is verified to comply with Part 15 of the FCC Rules for use with cable television service.
§15.19(a)(3) All other devices shall bear the following statement in a conspicuous location on the device: This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) this device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) this device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.
Additional Labelling For Verification Only §2.954 Devices must be labelled with a unique identifier. The identification format shall not be confused with the FCC ID label for certification.
Additional Labelling For Certification Only §2.925(a) Each equipment covered in an application for equipment authorization shall bear a nameplate or label listing the following: (1) FCC Identifier consisting of the two elements in the exact order specified in Section 2.926. The FCC Identifier shall be preceded by the term FCC ID in capital letters on a single line, and shall be of a type size large enough to be legible without the aid of magnification: Example: FCC ID AAAXXXXX. AAA=3 Character Grantee Code; XXXXX = Applicant's unique Equipment Product Code (14 characters or less).
Declaration of Conformity §15.19(b)(1)(i) Products subject to authorization under a Declaration of Conformity shall be labelled as follows: Label: If the product is authorized based 
on testing of the product or system Print 300 ppi tif files
6.7 X 2.8"

3.5 X 1.4"

1.6 X .7"

to download right click and "Save Target As"
§15.19(b)(1)(ii) If a personal computer is authorized based on assembly using separately authorized components: Label: If the product is authorized based on 
testing of the product or system Print 300 ppi tif files
6.7 X 2.8"

3.5 X 1.4"

1.6 X .7"

to download right click and "Save Target As"
Part 18 Declaration of Conformity §18.209(b) Devices authorized under the Declaration of Conformity procedure shall be labelled with: Label: If the product is authorized based 
on testing of the product or system Print 300 ppi tif files
6.7 X 2.8"

3.5 X 1.4"

1.6 X .7"

to download right click and Save Target As"
Part 18 Verification §2.954 Devices subject only to verification shall be uniquely identified by the person responsible for marketing or importing the equipment within the United States: A uniquely identified label shall not be of a format which could be confused with the FCC Identifier (FCC ID) required on certified equipment or the Declaration of Conformity label. The importer or manufacturer shall maintain adequate identification records to facilitate positive identification for each verified device.
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784748 D01 Labelling Part 15 18 Guidelines v07

 



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