Statutory guidance

Electromagnetic Compatibility Regulations 2016

Guidance for businesses.



This guidance will assist your understanding of the regulations as amended at the end of the transition period on 31 December 2020 and includes obligations for manufacturers, their authorised representatives, importers and distributors.

The Electromagnetic Compatibility Regulations 2006 were revoked on 8 December 2016 but continue to apply to relevant products placed on the market or put into service prior to this date.

Published 30 August 2017
Last updated 6 January 2021 + show all updates
  1. Updated to reflect amendments to the regulations at the end of the transition period.

  2. Link added to guidance on how these regulations will change after Brexit.

  3. First published.