Guide to the NMRO Certification Body

An introduction to the conformity assessment services and quality management system certification, provided by the NMRO Certification Body.


A guide to the NMRO Certification Body

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This document provides a guide, to the services provided by the National Measurement and Regulation Office (NMRO) Certification Body, to assist manufacturers of weighing and measuring instruments who may require type examination / approval of weighing and measuring instruments, or manufacturers declaration of conformity, under the applicable conformity assessment annexes and quality management system certification under ISO 9001.

The requirements of the conformity assessment annexes are detailed in the applicable Directives:

  • non-automatic weighing instruments (NAWI) Directive 2009/23/EC (including the new Directive 2014/31/EU)

  • the measuring instruments Directive (MID) 2004/22/EC (including the new Directive 2014/32/EU).

The new Directives come into force on 20 April 2016.

Please contact Grégory Glas or Max Linnemann if you need any further information.

Published 20 August 2015