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The Measuring Instruments (EEC Requirements) Regulations 1988

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Pattern approval and initial verification: the EEC signs and marks

4.—(1) The EEC signs and marks referred to in these Regulations are the signs and marks described in Schedule 1 to these Regulations, which relate to EEC pattern approval and EEC initial verification.

(2) In these Regulations, references to an EEC sign or mark of a description mentioned in column 1 below are references to the sign or mark described in the paragraph of Schedule 1 to these Regulations specified in column 2 below in relation to that sign or mark.

EEC sign or markParagraph of Schedule 1 describing the sign or mark
The sign of EEC pattern approvalParagraph 1
The sign of EEC limited pattern approvalParagraph 2
The sign of exemption from EEC pattern approvalParagraph 3
The sign of EEC pattern approval and exemption from EEC initial verificationParagraph 4
The mark of EEC initial verificationParagraph 5
The mark of EEC partial verificationParagraph 6

(3) In these Regulations, references to the United Kingdom version of a sign or mark mentioned in column 1 of paragraph (2) above are references–

(a)to the sign or mark appropriate, in accordance with the provisions of Schedule 1 to these Regulations, for an EEC pattern approval granted or (as the case may be) an EEC initial verification carried out in the United Kingdom; or

(b)in the case of the sign of exemption from EEC pattern approval, to the sign appropriate, in accordance with paragraph 3 of that Schedule, for an instrument constructed in the United Kingdom and exempt from EEC pattern approval.

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