SGS has a number of consumer goods and retail laboratories in Belgium, but today we focus on the Electrical & Electronic (EE) expertise, based at our SGS CEBEC laboratory in Brussels.


Number of employees

Size of testing facilities
1,100 m2

Certification services

Helping clients to meet local, European and international requirements, as an expert certification body we can help you obtain a broad range of certifications. In addition to safety testing and certification our services include:

  • SGS CEBEC mark of compliance with Belgian Standards
  • ENEC European mark for electrical equipment safety
  • ENEC+ European mark for electrical equipment performance
  • IECEE CB Scheme – international scheme for mutual acceptance of CB test reports and certification, based on IEC standards
  • HAR European mark for electrical cables
  • CCA European scheme for mutual acceptance of CCA test reports and certification, based on European standards
  • LOVAG Agreement for electrical low-voltage equipment used in an industrial environment

Testing services

We also offer various testing services:

  • Flammability classification of insulating or plastic materials
  • IP testing to classify and rate the degree of protection provided against the ingress of solid objects and liquids by mechanical casings and electrical enclosures
  • IK testing to classify the resistance of enclosures to impact, according to the European standard EN 62262
  • Energy performance testing to verify the power consumption of consumer electronics and electrical household appliances
  • Product performance testing to check the functionality of EE products

As well as additional expertise in, for example:

  • Executing a visual structural inspection to assess whether a product complies with requirements, prior to going through full testing
  • Inspecting conformance documentation to help importers be sure that the product they buy is fully compliant with European or national standards and regulations
  • Checking that the product put on the market is identical to the product originally certified

Products covered

Focusing on EE products, our services cover:

  • Electrical household equipment
  • Luminaires
  • Lighting accessories
  • Electrical installation equipment
  • Electro medical equipment
  • IT equipment
  • Audio/video equipment
  • Measuring equipment

This list is by no means exhaustive, contact us to find out more.


ISO/IEC/EN 17025 accredited our Brussles laboratory is also ISO/IEC/EN 17065 certified and recognized by:

  • CENELEC Certification Agreement
  • ENEC
  • ENEC+
  • Lovag
  • HAR

We are also a notified body (NB) for electromagnetic compatibility (EMC), medical devices and Construction Products Regulation (CPR) compliance for electrical cables.

For further information, contact SGS in Brussels:

SGS Belgium
Boulevard International 55/D
8-1070 Brussels
t: +32 2 556 00 20