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The Pressure Equipment Regulations 1999

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Module B1 (EC design-examination)

5.  Where the design meets the provisions of the Directive which apply to it, the notified body must issue an EC design-examination certificate to the applicant. The certificate must contain the name and address of the applicant, the conclusions of the examination, conditions for its validity and the necessary data for identification of the approved design.

  • A list of the relevant parts of the technical documentation must be annexed to the certificate and a copy kept by the notified body.

  • If the notified body refuses to issue an EC design-examination certificate to the manufacturer or to his authorised representative established within the Community, that body must provide detailed reasons for such refusal. Provision must be made for an appeals procedure.

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