Published: 12 August 2022  (Updated: 12 August 2022)

New UK Government Guidance on UKCA Marking

Guidance on roles and responsibilities, and conformity assessment and documentation.

On 10 August 2022 the Office for Product Safety and Standards (OPSS), published new guidance for the UKCA mark.  The UKCA marking applies to most goods previously subject to the CE marking.  It also applies to aerosol products that previously required the ‘reverse epsilon’ marking.  The UKCA mark will be in place after the end of the transition period which started on 1 January 2021.

The new guidance focuses on:

On 20 June 2022 the Government announced changes to help simplify the application process of the UKCA marking for most products placed on the market in GB.  You can read about these changes in this news item.

You can read more about using the UKCA mark here.

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