In the European Union and in the European Economic Area,
cableway installation elements for transporting people must meet the technical criteria established in
It is applicable to
manufacturers of safety components and sub-systems, or their authorised representatives, importers, etc., who are responsible for conformity with their requirements.
The CE Mark and the EC Declaration of Conformity ensure the free flow of the safety components and subsystems in the European Market.
The commercialisation of safety components and subsystems requires intervention from a Notified Body like AENOR.
notified by the
Ministry of Industry, Trade and
Tourism accredited by the
National Accreditation Entity (ENAC) for this certification.
The safety components and subsystems under the scrutiny of a Notified Body are referenced in Annex I of the Directive; they include:
Cables; machines and brakes; vehicles (chairs, booths); command, control and safety devices, etc.
It is also applicable to
safety components of sub-systems.
The list of harmonised standards comprising the Directive on Cableway Installations Designed to Carry People includes over 20 standards. For this reason, it is advisable to consult which may affect any given product.
For manufacturers of Cableway Installations for Transporting People, the CE mark and the CE Declaration of Conformity
allows for unrestricted access to the European Market, avoiding technical barriers. What's more, the CE Mark is recognised in other markets globally.
The CE Mark ensures consumers that the product will not compromise their safety and guarantees certain common safety standards in Europe.
The certification schemes are outlined in Directive 2000/9/EC.
AENOR is notified to verify quality assurance during the production of safety components' and subsystems as described in Annex V of the Directive.
Audit visits are easily integrated into the classic ISO 9001 audits, whether certified by AENOR or other organisations.
AENOR assurance for your product
AENOR certification confirms product quality and safety aspects
Quality management systems
ISO 9001 certification can be combined with CE marking certification