GC mark certification standard has been updated. Please pay attention to it for export to Gulf count

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GC mark certification certificate is used as the access certificate for products to enter the market of 7 Gulf countries (Saudi Arabia, UAE, Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain, Oman and Yemen). Its certification adopts the latest version of GSO / IEC / en and other standards. When the standard version is updated, the transition period of the old version of the standard is 2 years. At the end of the transition period, the GC mark certification will force the adoption of the latest version of the standard. After the release of the new standard, the certificate obtained based on the old standard must be updated before the mandatory implementation date of the new standard, otherwise the certificate will be suspended or revoked. The following table shows the release time and enforcement date of the new standard of GC mark certification.


GC mark certification

Seven Gulf countries have imposed GC mark certification on 13 categories of electrical equipment and children's toys. GC mark (Gulf conformance mark), that is, Gulf conformance mark. The whole body includes GC mark and conformance traceability QR code.


Applicable country

Saudi Arabia, UAE, Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain, Oman, Yemen.



Applicable products
Household electric fans, household refrigerators / freezers / refrigeration and freezing equipment, washing machines / clothes dryers / integrated dryers, agitators / grinders / Juicers, toasters (toasters), household electric heating devices (heaters), microwave ovens, other stoves, cookers, electric ovens, roasters and roasters, instant electric water heaters or water storage water heaters and immersion electric water heaters, electric hair salons and mobile phones, electric irons Plugs, sockets and converters, air conditioners, children's toys.

Authentication mode

1. Type test
2. Conformity inspection (applicable to toy products, when the importer holds a certificate and has no associated manufacturer)

Certification standard

GC mark certification tips

Electrical equipment shall accept CB test certificate and test report results for GC mark certification.

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