Južna Koreja || Mednarodna certifikacija

Technical information 

  • Voltage and frequency:

220 V, 60 Hz

  • Plug:

C (Class II)

F (Class I)


Ministry of Knowledge Economy (MKE) is regulating electrical safety in accordance with the Electrical Appliances Safety Control Act and Korea Communications Commission (KCC) is regulating electromagnetic compatibility in accordance with the Radio Wave Act.


Mandatory certification is required for most electric and electronic appliances. KATS (Korean Agency for Technology Standard) revised the Framework Act on National Standards and its Enforcement Decree and introduced its own single Korea Certification mark (“KC mark”), which integrates and unifies all 13 existing legally compulsory certification marks.

Concerning Electromagnetic Compatibility, it should be tested by KCC designated testing laboratories and to be registered with the National Radio Research Agency (Website registration is available).

Scope of products covered by the above regulation include information technology equipment, audio and video equipment, household and similar use appliances, lighting products, electric tools, laboratory, test and measurement equipment, low-voltage electrical equipment, electrical wires and cables, switches for circuits, installation protective and connection devices, telecommunication terminal equipment.

Type of Approvals and Markings

Korean KC Certificate

SIQ Services

SIQ has signed agreement with KTL certification body from Korea. The mutual agreement simplifies the certification processes, which allows applicants to obtain faster required approvals for Korea market.