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CeBIT Australia May 24-26

CeBIT (Sydney Exhibition Centre, 24th-26th May, 2010) is Australasia’s leading Business Technology Event and we’re excited to be exhibiting again…

Mon, 3 May 2010  |  Read more

Australian Business and IT Expo, Sydney Exhibition Centre: Wed 28th & Thurs 29th April, 2010 (Free entry)

With Free Entry to the Expo and all business seminars, The Australian Business and IT Expo (ABITE) brings together a dynamic…

Thu, 22 Apr 2010  |  Read more

ACMA Allow Electronic Labelling of Products as an alternative to Normal Product Labelling

The ACMA have amended the various labelling notices for Telecommunications, EMC and Radiocommunications to allow for the electronic display of…

Tue, 20 Apr 2010  |  Read more

NZ Telecom granted VDSL wholesale approval

The New Zealand Commerce Commission has today issued a decision related to Telecom’s use of VDSL technologies in the provision…

Mon, 19 Apr 2010  |  Read more

ACMA renew Approval Specialists Telecommunications Certification Body Status

Approval Specialists Pty. Limited have had their ACMA Certification Body status renewed for 2010, allowing the issue of Certification Body…

Mon, 22 Mar 2010  |  Read more

Austest Expands CB Safety Accreditation Scope

Following a recent successful CB Scheme audit of our Sydney lab, Austest Laboratories has expanded the scope of safety standards to…

Mon, 22 Mar 2010  |  Read more

New Australian Standards for extension ports on telecommunications products

The Communications Alliance (new name for ACIF), has produced new versions of AS/ACIF S003 relating to FXS and extension ports…

Wed, 17 Mar 2010  |  Read more

Approval Requirements for Grid Connect Inverters in Australia

We’re often asked about the approval requirements for grid connect inverters, which seem to be the hot product for 2010 (along…

Thu, 4 Mar 2010  |  Read more

Australian non-compliant or incorrectly labelled telecommunications and electrical products

From time to time we hear of importers selling untested or non compliant products in the Australian market, ranging from…

Mon, 8 Feb 2010  |  Read more

MEPS Requirements for Sth Korea

MEPS (Minimum Energy Performance Standards) Approval for power adaptors and batters chargers became mandatory in Korea from the 1st of…

Tue, 12 Jan 2010  |  Read more

New DSL Standards for Australia

The ACMA (Australian Communications and Media Authority) registered an amendment to their Telecommunications Labelling (Customer Equipment and Customer Cabling) on the…

Tue, 5 Jan 2010  |  Read more

WiMax Customer Premises Equipment Requirements in Australia, Summary

WiMax approval for imported devices is not possible in Australia at the moment as the ACMA have not established a…

Tue, 15 Dec 2009  |  Read more

Christmas & New Year Holiday Hours

Approvals/Consulting:  Approval Specialists will be open over the holiday season with the exception of public holidays Test Labs: Austest Labs will…

Tue, 15 Dec 2009  |  Read more

VCCI Japan enforce EMC emission limits above 1GHz….eventually

VCCI Council will commence enforcement of radiated disturbance limits above 1GHz for products subject to conformity verification report filing on and after October…

Mon, 14 Dec 2009  |  Read more

South Korea customs clearance procedure changes for Telecommunications and Radiocomms devices

Effective 1 Jan 2010, the Korea Customs Service has amended customs importation procedures for all products falling under the scope of…

Sun, 13 Dec 2009  |  Read more