Laws and Regulations
Technical regulations and assessment of product conformity with the prescribed technical requirements are governed by the Law on Technical Requirements for Products and Conformity Assessment as well as relevant implementing regulations (Regulation on the Manner of Recognition of Foreign Documents and Marks of Conformity; Regulation on Manner of Performing Conformity Assessment, Content of the Document of Conformity, and Shape, Appearance and Content of Mark of Conformity; Regulation on the Manner of Designation and Authorisation of Conformity Assessment Bodies; Regulation on the Manner of Providing information and Notification of Technical Regulations, Conformity Assessment and Standards and Rulebook on Manner of Affixing Marks of Conformity on Products, and Use of Marks of Conformity).
Technical Requirements Standards
Technical regulations are adopted for the purposes of protecting the safety of human life and health, health of plants and animals, the environment, consumers and other users, as well as property. Conformity of products with technical requirements provided in the relevant technical regulation is mandatory.
It should be emphasized that the entry into force of the above Decision does not exclude suppliers from the obligation to provide prescribed document of conformity when placing these products on the market of the Republic of Serbia.
The Procedures Description
Portal TEHNIS is established with the objective of forming a single information centre on technical legislation and quality infrastructure in Serbia. The Sector for Quality and Product Safety developed the TEHNIS portal in order to provide information on technical requirements which must be met by products placed on the market in the Republic of Serbia. Providing information is the key aspect of TEHNIS that deserves attention. TEHNIS was developed to assist economic operators and market inspection authorities when placing products on the market in the Republic of Serbia, but it should be noted that it is still the full responsibility of the producers to identify which regulations or requirements their products must comply with.
Authorities Monitoring and Control
Inspection of implementation of regulations in the area of technical requirements for products and conformity assessment (market surveillance) is carried out by the line Ministries responsible for the goods in question, through their inspectors.
Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Serbia:
Kneza Milosa 20, 11000 Beograd, Serbia
Phone: +381 11 3462 600, fax: +381 11 3642 705
Sector for Product Quality and Safety:
Resavska 24, 11000 Beograd, Srbija
Phone: +381 11 3343 363. +381 11 3343 366
Bulevar Mihajla Pupina 2, 11070 Beograd, Serbia
Phone: +381 11 2145 089, +381 11 2144 962, fax: +381 11 2145 407
Palmoticeva 2, 11000 Beograd, Serbia
Phone: +381 11 3242 673, fax: +381 11 3232 537