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Accreditations, Approvals and Notifications

The accreditation by the German Accreditation Body (DAkkS) confirms our competence for the testing and certification of products and systems in the following areas:


Customer Service
  • Accumulators and Batteries
  • Acoustics and Noise Emission Measurements
  • Analytical chemistry
  • Cables and Cords
  • Components of Electronics
  • Electric Bicycle (Pedelec)
  • Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) and Radio Applications
  • Electrotechnical Products and Systems
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Environmental simulation
  • Industrial Low Voltage Devices and Equipment
  • Light Technology Optics
  • Machinery and Laboratory Equipment
  • Photovoltaics
  • Useability

Overview of our accreditations

Overview of other approvals

EC Directives

  • EMC Act: Approval as Notified Body by Federal Network Agency (Bundesnetzagentur BNetzA)
  • EC Directive 2000-14-EC issued by the Central Authority of the Federal States for Safety Engineering (Zentralstelle der Länder für Sicherheitstechnik ZLS)

For the internal market of the European Union (EU), the VDE Institute is listed under the identification no. 0366.

Only a selection of documents can be provided on this website in English. All original accreditation documents can be found here in German.