INTRODUCTION TO THE BRAZIL INMETRO NEW ORDINANCE FOR INITIAL VERIFICATION OF LEGAL METROLOGY

INTRODUCTION TO THE BRAZIL INMETRO NEW ORDINANCE FOR INITIAL VERIFICATION OF LEGAL METROLOGY

RELEASE DATE:2021-08-04 17:00
Brief: The new Brazil INMETRO Ordiannce No. 239 of 08/07/2021 was issued and came into force on July 18, 2021. This ordinance approved the possibility of importers and manufacturers of measuring instruments to obtain authorization to issue a declaration of conformity to replace the initial verification.

Legal Metrology Board of INMETRO (DIMEL) is responsible for the development of Brazilian metrological the measurement accuracy is not falsified, to protect consumers, all products involving Brazilian metrology regulations and measurement standards to ensure the safety and accuracy of product measurement, as well as regulations and standards, except In addition to the Brazilian INMETRO/ANATEL certification, the Brazilian metrology requirements must also be met.




CONTENT OF NEW REGULATIONS
After obtaining INMETRO legal metrology type approval, a unit-by-unit initial inspection and certificate of conformity is required prior to sale. The new ordinance allows authorized importers/manufacturers to be exempted from the initial calibration by declaration, and the following requirements need to be met.

1. The importer and the manufacturer must use their own laboratories or that of third parties accredited by the General Coordination of Accreditation - Cgcre.
2. In the absence of a laboratory accredited by the General Coordination of Accreditation - Cgcre to carry out the tests of imported measuring instruments, the importer may use test reports issued by laboratories abroad that are accredited by ILAC (International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation).
3. The manufacturer is exempt from using a laboratory accredited by Cgcre as long as it submits to an audit by INMETRO/DIMEL in order to confirm the implementation of the of ISO 9001 and other INMETRO requirements. 


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kerwin
Expert / Auditor
Kerwin Luo
Graduated from Harbin Institute of Technology, serviced for a well-known domestic OEM. 
Kerwin now is responsible for South America Homologation and Certification business development in ATIC
Phone: +86 17520488951
Email: kerwin.luo@atic-cn.com