Radio Equipment Directive (RED) Replacing R&TTE Directive, is Published in OJ

The Radio Equipment Directive (RED) – 2014/53/EU – has been published in the Official Journal.  This Directive is replacing the RTTE Directive (1999/5/EC).

You can read more about the changes in the new RED in a previous Compliance Today post.

Timetable
May 22, 2014 – Publication in OJ
June 12, 2014 – Entry in force of RED
June 12, 2016 – Member states transposition period end date
June 12, 2016 – RTTE Directive 1999/5/EC repeal date
June 13, 2016 – Member states must apply the new RE Directive by this date
June 13, 2017 – Products compliant with the old Directive market placement end date

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