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C-Tick Testing, RCM Certification, Regulatory Compliance Mark, EMC Compliance Testing for RCM / C-Tick

Compliance with the Australian EMC regulations is mandatory and they apply to almost all electronic products supplied to the Australian market. Application of the RCM / C-Tick mark signifies compliance with appropriate Australian EMC standard. Requirements are currently limited to mains terminal disturbance voltage measurements (RF emissions travelling along the AC power lines), telecommunications terminal disturbance voltage measurements (RF emissions travelling along the telecommunication lines) and radiated RF emission measurements (RF emissions emanating from the device through the air).

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The most commonly used Australian EMC standards are:

  • AS/NZS CISPR 11 : EMC requirements for ISM Equipment
  • AS/NZS CISPR 12 : EMC requirements for Spark Ignition Engines
  • AS/NZS CISPR 13 : EMC requirements for Audio Visual and Broadcast Equipment
  • AS/NZS CISPR 14 : EMC requirements for Appliances & Power Tools
  • AS/NZS CISPR 15 : EMC requirements for Lighting Equipment
  • AS/NZS CISPR 22 : EMC requirements for Information Technology Equipment
  • AS/NZS 61000-6-3 : Generic EMC requirements for Residential and Commercial and Light Industrial Environments
  • AS/NZS 61000-6-4 : Generic EMC requirements for Heavy Industrial Environments

Regulatory Compliance Mark – RCM Testing

The three existing compliance marks are being consolidated into a single compliance mark. This will indicate a device’s compliance with all applicable ACMA regulatory arrangements (telecommunications, radio communications, EMC and EME) ; and with applicable electrical equipment safety requirements relevant to each state and territory in Australia.

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For more information on compliance requirements in Australia, please refer to the following articles:

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For more information on EMC compliance testing services available in Australia, please don’t hesitate to contact us on (03) 9763 3079. We also provide RF shielding, vibration and shock testing, EMF shielding, interference investigation, environmental testing and CE testing.

As one of Australia’s most prominent testing companies, Compliance Engineering has experience in compliance testing of a wide range of products. Our testing facilities utilise current  equipment and procedures to ensure efficient tests and accurate results every time.

In addition to our product compliance testing services  for manufacturers and importers, Compliance Engineering offer  online information resources including  three RF conversion calculators, which are free to use by the engineering industry professionals and students alike.