As a Certification Body in the CB Scheme, Intertek offers the fastest turnaround time to help you get products to market faster

The CB Scheme is an international program created by the International Electrotechnical Commission for Electrical Equipment (IECEE) for the acceptance of product safety test results among participating laboratories and certification organizations around the world. The CB Scheme offers manufacturers a simplified way of obtaining multiple national safety certifications for their products — providing entry into over 50 countries.

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Countries Participating in the CB Scheme

  • Argentina
  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Belarus
  • Belgium
  • Canada
  • China
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Hungary
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Ireland
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Republic of Korea
  • Kenya
  • Malaysia
  • Mexico
  • Netherlands
  • New Zealand
  • Norway
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • Russian Federation
  • Serbia and Montenegro
  • Singapore
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • South Africa
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Thailand
  • Turkey
  • Ukraine
  • United Kingdom
  • USA

Local Testing for Worldwide Safety Compliance
Through our global network of testing labs, Intertek provides four National Certification Bodies (NCBs) for the CB Scheme and numerous CB Testing Laboratories (CBTLs).

How can we help?

  • As your CBTL and NCB, we can issue your CB Test Report and corresponding CB Certificate to help you obtain multiple national safety certifications for your product.
  • To obtain a national certification without additional testing, we’ll help you submit your CB Certificate and Test Report to an NCB in a participating CB Scheme country.

View our Frequently Asked Questions about the CB Scheme

Already have a CB Certificate?
If you have already obtained a CB Test Certificate and CB Test Report for your product from another participating NCB, we can accept those documents as a basis for issuing one of our certification marks.

Learn more about our Global Market Access services.
Get your products into more countries faster and more easily than ever before. With more than 300 accreditations, recognitions, and strategic partnerships around the world, we can test and certify to the requirements of any market you choose.


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