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CE MARK: Access to the European market

CE MARK: Access to the European market

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The CE mark is the passport for products, guaranteeing their free movement in the European Economic Area

In order to be marketed within the European Economic Area (EEA)The CE mark is the passport for products, the products must meet the technical criteria detailed in EU legislation on applicable harmonisation, including the placement of the logo on products and providing supporting documents, irrespective of where a product is manufactured. The CE mark guarantees access to the Single European Market.

AENOR is a body that has been notified by the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism, or the Ministry of Public Works and Transport and is included accredited by the National Accreditation Entity (ENAC) in ten Directives and Regulations on the CE mark​.​

CE mark certification can be integrated with ISO 9001 quality management system certifications.




​AENOR is authorised under the following European harmonisation legislation:

For the manufacturer:​​

  • The CE mark allows for unrestricted access to European market, avoiding technical barriers
  • The CE mark is also recognised by other global markets

For the the consumer:

  • The CE mark ensures that the product is safe
  • The CE mark guarantees certain levels of safety, functionality, durability, energy saving and environmental protection that are common throughout Europe