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Mauritius

Radio Type Approval, Homologation, Certification Services - Global Market Access Solutions

We can offer you reliably all services concerning Type Approval in Mauritius (Port Louis). Our distinguished contact with the authority in Mauritius (Port Louis), our good relationship to Information Communication Technologies Authority (ICT Authority) as well as the qualification in the homologation of consumer and automotive RF-products and Short Range Devices (SRD) in ISM-Frequency band will create your market access in Mauritius trouble-free and cost-effective.

We will assist you to put your product successfully on the market by offering the following services:

  • Identify applicable requirements for your specific product or technology feature to comply with current regulations in safety, EMC, wireless, etc.
  • Provide pre-compliance testing during the design and development phase to determine compliance
  • Assist in completion of applications and other required forms
  • Test in our accredited labs or your qualified facilities to issue CB Test Report and Certificate with applicable national differences and other test reports for wireless, etc.
  • Handle entire submittal process including working with local testing and certification organizations
  • Arrange for initial factory inspections that are required before certification issuance
  • Coordinate verification testing on qualified products as needed
  • Facilitate and expedite project progress with support of IB-Lenhardt AG local team and/or partner
  • Support renewal maintenance of certificates as needed
  • User manual translation service when needed


For Mauritius we can offer you a short termed tentative offer based upon a submitted Datasheet of the device:
quote@ib-lenhardt.de



GEO / MAP of Mauritius


General information about Mauritius

Formal Name
Mauritius


Capital
Port Louis


Continent
World


Degree of latitude
-15.700780912574974


Degree of longitude
52.6790467785645


Currency
Mauritius Rupee


Country code
+ 230


Top-level domain
.mu


Languages
English, French (official); Creole, Hindi, Urdu, Hakka, Bojpoori


Size (in km²)
2,040.0 km²


Population (as of 2011)
1286051 Einwohner


Date of joining the UN
24.04.1968


Country code according to ISO 3166-2
MU


Country code according to ISO 3166-3
MUS


Certificate Example for Mauritius

Example Radio Type Approval Certificate for Mauritius
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Mandatory / Voluntary
Mandatory

Authority / Regulatory Body
Information Communication Technologies Authority (ICT Authority)

Validity Period of Certification
12 Month/s


Local Representative Required?
No

In-Country Testing Required?
No

Average lead time for radio type approval
6 weeks


News for Mauritius


  • Addition to News from 2020-01-21 ICTA released new Directives

    Please be informed that we gained additional information regarding ICTA's new Directive from October 2019.

    As we informed in January 2020, ICTA (Information & Communication Technologies Authority) in Mauritius released a directive that short range devices for Transport and Traffic Telematics, such as Automobile sensors and Keyless entry systems, are exempted from Type Approval. 

    The ICTA categorized ICT equipment in 7 categories: List A-G. Short range devices are now Category C devices and therefore subject to a Declaration of compliance issued by local licensed dealers. At the first step local importers need to register at the ICTA as local licensed dealers. With our support, they are able to issue a DoC on basis of the technical information. This DoC is crucial for getting an import clearance.

    According to the authority the certificates acquired previously in Mauritius cannot be used for import to Mauritius anymore as the local licensed dealer needs to apply for import clearance for every shipment individually.

    We'll gladly support you in getting your import clearance. Please don't hesitate to contact us.

    Sources: 

    Authority Guidelines

    List of Categories


  • ICTA released new directives

    ICTA in Mauritius released a directive that short range devices for Transport and Traffic Telematics, such as Automobile sensors and Keyless entry systems are exempted from Type Approval. This directive became effective in 2019-10-01.

    The authority has created 6 categories (List A-F) of ICT equipment. According to the new directive, Short range devices belong to Category C and therefore are subject to a Declaration of compliance by local licensed dealers to obtain an import clearance.

    Furthermore, there will be no type approval certificates anymore. Type approved equipment will be added to the list of type approved equipment on the authority ‘s website. 

    Sources: Email from the Authority and Website: 

    https://www.icta.mu/docs/clearance/Guidelines_clearance.pdf


  • ICTA releases 2 telecommunication directives

    In Mauritius ICTA has introduced two new directives. Both directives easen the import mainly of smartphones but the second effectively nullifies the need for type approval of BT and WiFi devices:

    6.9 No Type Approval from the Authority is required for the importation and sale of devices equipped only with Wi-Fi and/or Bluetooth® as exemplified below –

    Application Devices equipped with Wi-Fi and/or Bluetooth®
    Automotive Car infotainment systems
    Consumer Electronics

    Television set, CD/DVD players, Washing Machines, Refrigerators, Cameras, Home entertainment systems, Household appliances

    PC Peripherals Wireless Mouse, Keyboard, Touchpad, Microphone, Speaker, Printer/Scanner
    Sports & Fitness Sport equipment

    However, devices still need to be compliant with ICTA's requirements.



Product scope

Automotive

Radar
(24GHz, 77GHz, 79GHz, UWB)

Funkschlüssel
(315MHz, 433MHz, 868MHz)

Keyless Go
(125kHz, 13,56MHz)

Reifendrucksensoren
(125kHz, 315MHz, 433MHz, 868MHz)

Entertainment
(2,4GHz)

Industrie

Radar
(Tank Level, Positions-Radar)

Wireless-M-Bus
(315MHz, 433MHz, 868MHz)

Wireless-CAN-Bus
 

RFID
(125kHz, 13,56MHz, 868MHz)

UWB Devices
(24GHz, 60GHz, 79GHz)

Consumer Elektronik

WirelessHD
(60GHz)

WLAN
(2,4GHz, 3GHz, 5GHz, 10GHz)

Bluetooth
(2,4GHz)

Zigbee
(868MHz, 2,4GHz)

Safety Information for Mauritius

Type C Plug
Type C Sock Type C Plug Type C Sock
Netzspannung
230V

Netzfrequenz
50Hz
Description
The Type C electrical plug (or Europlug) is a two-wire plug that has two round pins. It fits into any socket that accepts 4.0 – 4.8 mm round contacts on 19 mm centres. They are being replaced by E, F, J, K or N sockets which work perfectly with Type C plugs. Type C plugs are generally limited for use in appliances that require 2.5 amps or less.
Type G Plug
Type G Sock Type G Plug Type G Sock
Netzspannung
230V

Netzfrequenz
50Hz
Description
The Type G electrical plug has three rectangular blades in a triangular pattern and has an incorporated fuse (usually a 3 amps fuse for smaller appliances such as a computer and a 13 amps one for heavy duty appliances such as heaters). British sockets have shutters on the live and neutral contacts so that foreign objects can’t be introduced into them.

Contact

Keshia Schmidt
Type Approval Expert Mauritius
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