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Publication Number: 501325 Rule Parts:  Publication Date: 04/16/2007
Keyword: Equipment Authorization Procedures

First Category: Administrative Requirements
Second Category: Equipment Authorization Process

Question:   What is the difference between Verification, DOC and Certification?



Answer:   Verification - Section 2.902 is a procedure where the manufacturer makes measurements or takes the necessary steps to ensure that the equipment complies with the appropriate technical standards.  Declaration of Conformity - Section 2.906 is a procedure where the responsible party makes measurements or takes other necessary steps to ensure that the equipment complies with the appropriate technical standards.  Certification - Section 2.907 is an equipment authorization issued by the Commission, or on behalf of the Commission, based on representations and test data submitted by an applicant. Specific guidance for filing an application for authorization under the certification procedure may be found Section 2.1033.


 



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