FAQ

«Customs Union Certificate»

Answers the heads of Certification Department in company . The main topic is the procedure of conformation to standards and requirements of the Customs Union.

Customs Union Certificate-EAC

What is the Customs Union, what countries form this Union, and what is the main purpose of this Union?

The Customs Union (hereinafter CU) is the unity of two or more countries with common economic purposes (Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan). The main goal of the CU is abolishment of state fees on commodity circulation within the CU. It is aimed at increasing the commodity circulation between the countries- members of the CU. Implementation of the main purposes of the CU require creation of common legislation in the sphere of Technical Regulations. It determined the creation of the united system of confirmation of compliance.

What organizations are in the right to conduct the procedure of conformation to the requirements of the CU?

Our certification body is in the necessary register. Since 2011, we have been issueing certificates and declaration of compliance that are standard for all countries- members of the Customs Union (Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan).

Who can use the certificates and declarations of the CU?

Custom Union certification and Customs Union Declaration are valid in the territory of the countries- members of the CU. They are issued on new form sheets and recorded in the United Register, in accordance with the decision of Committee of the Customs Union.

Therefore, any organization with manufacturing facility in the territory of the CU and foreign companies that sell their produce in the territory of the CU, can use the permitting documents of compliance to the requirements of the CU.

Form sheets of certificates of compliance and form sheets of supplements to the certificates are strictly registered documents and have at least four levels of protection.

Is the procedure of conformation to the requirements of the CU obligatory?

This procedure is obligatory only for the organizations that sell their produce in the territory of the CU or in several countries-members of the CU. In case a company manufactures/supplies its produce in the territory of one country of the CU, then it will more reasonable to do less expensive certification of compliance to the requirements of legislation of this country