Brazil – Anatel Passes Resolution 662 Modifications to Labeling Requirements
SAFEGUARDS | Electrical & Electronics NO. 074/16
By the passing of Resolution 662 slight changes to labeling requirements for wireless/telecom products have been implemented.
Resolution 662/2016 updates the previous Resolution 242 which was originally passed on 30 of November 2000.
The main changes are:
- The EAN and bar code are no longer required
- Homologation number will now consists of HHHHH-AA-FFFFF where
- HHHHH: identifies the homologation of said product (5 numeric characters)
- AA: identifies year of homologation
- FFFFF: identifies manufacturer (5 numeric characters)
Original text in Portuguese from Anatel on passing of this resolution can be found on their website: http://www.anatel.gov.br/legislacao/resolucoes/2016/897-resolucao-662
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