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Approval of Measuring Instruments Models (Prototype Testing)

Update : 2015-12-08

(4) The report of the design appraisal (notice on prototype testing results) shall be examined and verified by the Bureau. For the applicant whose instrument has passed such examination and verification, a Certificate of Model Approval shall be issued by the Bureau. For the applicant whose instrument has failed to pass such examination and verification, an administrative decision not granting approval shall be issued to it.

6 Time Limit
(1) Acceptance: the Bureau shall finish examining application materials and inform the applicant whether or not the application is accepted within 5 working days from the date of receiving such materials.
(2) Inspection: the Bureau shall determine the technical agency to conduct product design appraisal (prototype testing) and inform the applicant within 6 working days from the date of acceptance of application. The technical agency shall finish design appraisal (prototype testing) within 60 working days under general conditions and issue the report of the design appraisal (notice on prototype testing results)
(3) Verification and Issuing Certificate: The report of the design appraisal (notice on prototype testing results) shall be examined and verified by the Bureau within 6 working days from the date of receiving. Where the applicant’s instrument has passed such examination and verification, a Certificate of Model Approval (prototype testing passed) shall be issued to the applicants by the Bureau. Where the applicants’ instrument has failed to pass such examination and verification, an administrative decision not granting approval shall be issued to the applicant.

7 Fee
In accordance with the Notice on printing and distributing of metrology charge standard of the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine, State Planning Commission and Ministry of finance (Issuance No. 323 (1991) of AQSIQ), the fee for a Certificate of Model Approval of a domestic measuring instrument is 10 RMB .

8 Materials to be submitted for application
(1) Documentary evidence demonstrating lawful operations of applicant (original and duplicate).
(2) Triplicate of application (copies permitted).
(3) Prototype manufactured by the applicant and the following materials:
(a) Photo of prototype;
(b) Product standards (including inspection and recording methods);
(c) General assembly drawings, the circuit diagram and drawings of important components and parts;
(d) Operation manual;
(e) Testing reports by manufacturing unit or technical agency.

   


 


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