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Amazon’s policies require that certain products sold through the Amazon meet specified certification standards. To sell these products on Amazon, apply by submitting the following information to

  • Your company name
  • Your vendor ID or seller ID
  • your email address
  • Your phone number
  • A list of ASINs you are applying to sell
  • The country or countries where you would like to sell your product
  • A clear product image that displays model number, CE marking, and brand name
  • EC Declaration of Conformity, which shows compliance to applicable regulations. Depending on the features of the product, these regulations should include, but may not be limited to:
    • LVD Directive 2014/35/EU, with reference to EN 60598-2-20:2010 or EN 60598-2-20:2015
    • EMC Directive 2014/30/EU
    • RED Directive 2014/53/EU (for Bluetooth technology)
    • BS 1363 (UK only)
  • Documentation from a certified body that shows your product is tested according to:
    • EN 60598-2-20:2010 or EN 60598-2-20:2015: Luminaires. Particular requirements. Lighting chains.
    • BS 1363 (UK only)
  • An image of the UK plug, if it is being provided to the UK marketplace
  • An image of the product manual in each language in which it is available

You can find a list of NRTLs who might be able to help you with product certification on the Europe Compliance Solutions page.

Note: By applying to sell these products you certify that all materials you submit are true, authentic and accurate. Amazon may remove your selling privileges for failing to meet these requirements.

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