List of CE Marking Service Companies: Our Top 11 Picks

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Looking for a consultant or other service provider to help you understand CE marking? In this article, we list online platforms, consulting companies and testing companies offering a wide range of CE compliance services for both big and small businesses.

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How do I know which solution works best for us?

This article lists a wide range of service providers offering very different solutions to the same problem (i.e., ensuring that your products are correctly CE marked and compliant with relevant directives). These companies can, broadly speaking, be categorized as follows:

Online Platforms

Online platforms generally offer a cost-effective solution to importers, exporters, and manufacturers willing to self-manage the CE compliance process. This is ideal for Startups and other companies that want to develop this expertise in-house. That said, you or someone on your team must put in the hours to understand how the entire process works in practice.

Some online platforms, such as ProductIP.com and CE-check.eu, also offer a combination of online self-management and support from experts.

Consulting Services

Rather have someone manage the entire compliance process for you? The big testing and certification companies, such as Intertek and Bureau Veritas, can take care of everything from confirming applicable regulations and standards to document creation and lab testing. However, outsourcing the entire process can cost you tens of thousands of dollars.

What are the costs?

The cost largely depends on how much of the process you’re willing to manage on your own. A basic requirements list can be purchased for only around 30 EUR on ProductIP.com, but you’ll need to manage DoC and technical file creation, and lab testing, on your own. If you rather have one of the large testing and certification companies manage everything for you, then you’re looking at a few thousand dollars or euros – and up.

CE Marking

ProductIP.com

ProductIP.com has more than 150 years of combined experience in product compliance including CE marking. They specialize in converting regulatory information into a step by step guidelines to assure that your products are compliant.

One key benefit of using ProductIP.com is that they provide a wide range of services for all budgets. They offer everything from basic but highly useful requirements lists to comprehensive consulting services. Many independent compliance consultants also use ProductIP.com as their main resource when helping customers ensure compliance with various EU directives and EN standards.

ProductIP.com has over 16500+ platform users and over 500+ guidance documents for clients to assess product compliance. They can help you to determine whether your product requires CE marking, what standards apply to your product, and provide detailed guidance to ensure product compliance.

Services

  • Requirements lists
  • Product evaluation
  • Technical file assistance
  • CE marking training and education
  • CE marking consultation

Company information

  • Year of Registration: 2009
  • Locations: Netherlands, Germany, and China

HQ Address: Rubensstraat 211, 6717 VE EDE, Netherlands

CEmarking.net

CEmarking.net has over 20 years of experience helping clients to take control of the CE marking process. They provide an online platform to guide you through each step of the process in a time-efficient and cost-effective way.

CEmarking.net provides a “Six-Step CE Marking Framework” for clients. They can help you to determine if your product needs a CE marking, and prepare the required documents accordingly. They also offer personal consulting and online workshops for clients who want to learn more.

Services

  • Product evaluation
  • CE marking processes
  • CE marking documents
  • CE marking training

Company information

  • Year of Registration: 1997
  • Locations: The United States and the Netherlands

HQ Address: Alura Group BV, Zwolsestraat 156, 2587 BW, The Hague, Netherlands

CE-check.eu

CE Check provides online tools to help you implement the CE compliance process yourself, even if you’re a startup on a low budget. Their online platform also includes a free version with limited features. You can use their tool to gain access to CE directives, whitepapers, templates, and more.

CE Check also gives you full control over the CE marking process. They provide encrypted cloud storage for your files so that you can access them anywhere and anytime.

You can also get support from their experts in case you rather have someone assisting you throughout the CE compliance process.

Services

  • CE directives finder
  • Lab test booking
  • CE whitepapers and templates
  • DoC generator
  • CE experts support

Company information

  • Year of Registration:2016
  • Locations: Sweden and the United States

HQ Address: CE Check, Drottning Kristinas väg 53, 114 28 Stockholm, Sweden

Conformance

Conformance was founded by Nick Williams in 1994. Conformance specializes in product safety and CE marking assessment for companies of all sizes. Their services cover a wide range of CE marking directives including RED and LVD.

Conformance starts with a consultation to help you assess CE requirements based on your products. They also help with technical files and other relevant documents (e.g Declaration of Conformity) to complete the CE marking process.

Services

  • CE process initial consultation
  • CE directive assessment
  • CE outline report for non-compliance behaviors
  • CE notified body assistance
  • CE documents

Company information

  • Year of Registration: 1993
  • Locations: United Kingdom

HQ Address: Great Hucklow, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 8RG, United Kingdom

CE Marking Association

CE Marking Association was established in 1989 in the UK. They assist companies to fulfill their legal obligations under CE marking directives.

CE Marking Association offers a wide range of CE marking services across different products and industries. They provide CE marking training and consultancy services for companies in all sizes. You just need to become a member of the association, then you can get access to their standards library and book relevant lab testing if needed.

Services

  • CE applicable standards assessment
  • CE machinery assessments
  • CE risk assessments
  • CE technical file compilation
  • CE auditing

Company information

  • Year of Registration: 1989
  • Locations: the United Kingdom

HQ Address: Wemtech Ltd, Great Barn, Wootton Park, Alcester Road, Wootton Wawen, Warwickshire, B95 6HJ

TÜV Rheinland

TÜV Rheinland is a reputable company that focuses on product testing and compliance. They provide a one-stop service for CE marking including lab testing, compliance documents, certifications, and consulting services.

As a notified body CE marking, TÜV Rheinland can help you determine which EU directives apply to your product, and carry out the relevant conformity evaluation procedure and audits. Further, TÜV Rheinland is qualified to help with the CE marking process for certain dangerous products such as certain types of operational machinery.

Services

  • Conformity evaluation
  • Product lab testing
  • CE documentation
  • CE auditing
  • Product compliance improvement report

Company information

  • Year of Registration: 1870
  • Locations: North and South America, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa, and the Asia Pacific.

Accreditations and Certificates

  • ISO/IEC 17025
  • SAC
  • NATA
  • CNACL
  • DANAK
  • UKAS
  • NVLAP

HQ Address: 30519 Hannover, Germany

SGS

SGS was founded in 1878 in Switzerland. SGS has more than 100 years of experience in product safety and compliance. They cover CE marking services for many categories of products.

SGS is also a notified body for CE conformity assessment services. They can define your responsibilities under the CE directives, and guide you through the whole process. The CE conformity assessment services include verification of design, conformity assessment, CE marking workshops, and technical file assistance.

Services

  • Conformity assessment
  • Compliance auditing
  • CE workshops and training
  • CE risk analysis and assessment
  • CE technical files

Company information

  • Year of Registration: 1878
  • Locations: North and South America, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa, and the Asia Pacific.

Accreditations and Certificates

  • ISO/IEC 179065
  • LCB
  • HKTEC
  • OFCA

HQ Address: 1 Place des Alpes, P.O. Box 2152, 1211 Geneva 1, Switzerland

Element

Element is a global testing company that has over 50 offices around the world. They provide product testing and certification according to different regulations and directives.

Element can help you with the CE marking compliance process in order to get your products in the EU market quickly. They provide experts to help in every stage of the CE conformity process. They can help you perform relevance tests, generate a DoC, and compile technical information.

Services

  • Conformity assessment
  • Product lab testing
  • CE technical file
  • CE marking equipment placing
  • Statement of opinion

Company information

  • Year of Registration: 1827
  • Locations: North and South America, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa, and the Asia Pacific.

Accreditations and Certificates

  • ISO 17025
  • ISO 17020
  • ISO 17065
  • AS 9100
  • Nadcap

HQ Address: Queen Anne Drive, Lochend Industrial Estate, Newbridge, Edinburgh, UK

Intertek

Intertek is a world-leading testing company headquartered in the UK. Intertek has been providing lab testing and product safety services for over 100 years. They now have over 1,000 offices in different locations worldwide.

Intertek offers CE lab testing, certification, and advisory services for a wide range of products to ensure CE compliance. Further, the company provides a monitoring system and an accident reporting system to clients during the CE marking process.

Services

  • Conformity assessment
  • Monitoring system
  • Accident reporting system
  • CE technical file assessment
  • Registration with the appropriate governing body

Company information

  • Year of Registration: 1885
  • Locations: North and South America, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa, and the Asia Pacific.

Accreditations and Certificates

  • A2LA
  • ANSI
  • FCCIAS

HQ Address: 33 Cavendish Square, London, UK

UL

The Underwriters Laboratories (UL) was established in 1894 as an independent laboratory for product safety. Also, UL is well-known for publishing widely accepted safety standards for many products.

When it comes to the CE framework, UL provides one-stop CE marking services, including CE marking lab testing, technical documents compilation, and conformity assessment.

Services

  • CE documents compilation
  • CE conformity assessment
  • CE directive lab testing
  • CE technical experts support

Company information

  • Year of Registration: 1916
  • Locations: North and South America, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa, and the Asia Pacific.

Accreditations and Certificates

  • ISO/IEC 17065
  • KAN
  • SNI
  • MOI
  • MOE
  • SNI

HQ Address: 333 Pfingsten Road, Northbrook, Illinois, 60062, the United States

Bureau Veritas

Bureau Veritas has experiences of helping companies and importers to reduce risk and assure regulatory compliance for over 100 years. They have offices located in over 100 countries.

Bureau Veritas provides custom CE marking services depending on your business needs. They offer advisory services at an early stage and develop the strategy in order to meet CE compliance requirements. They can also arrange appropriate product lab testing and documentation for your products.

Services

  • Conformity assessment
  • CE directive lab testing
  • CE technical document support
  • CE marking consultation

Company information

  • Year of Registration: 1828
  • Locations: North and South America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific.

Accreditations and Certificates

  • A2LA
  • CPSC
  • ISO
  • OHSAS
  • COFRAC
  • ZLS

HQ Address: 67/71, Boulevard du Château Neuilly-Sur-Seine, 92200, France

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  • 7 Responses to “List of CE Marking Service Companies: Our Top 11 Picks

    1. Victory Sports ent. llc. at 5:52 pm

      Hi there,

      I am interested in companies like yours that can help with CE certification testing for our hockey helmets. I have been looking online and haven’t had a lot of luck with it.

      Please contact me.

      Best Regards,
      Dave Marlin
      Victory Sports

      1. Fredrik Gronkvist at 10:33 am

        Hi Dave,

        I will send you an email

    2. Babu R at 2:35 pm

      Greetings.
      Thanks. it was informative. Just a question if I can reach at your site , and need some guidance on innovative products electrical and electronics. How to identify the CE Directives. Can you give me some info.
      regards
      R.Babu

      1. Fredrik Gronkvist at 1:35 pm

        Hi Babu,

        What kind of product does this concern?

    3. Babu at 2:33 pm

      Greetings. I saw your article and helps me . Looking for some directions on Electrical and Electronics product for CE. . May i contact you at your email. Who could be a potential support for it. The challenge is an innovative product, and for that current directives are tough to identify.

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