Argentina IRAM Certification Service
Argentina’s Instituto Argentino de Normalización y Certificación, referred to as IRAM, performs conformity assessment and certifications necessary to comply with the country’s regulations. With some exceptions, Argentina’s Resolution #SC 171/16 mandating compliance with applicable safety standards, applies to a majority of electric and electronic products that operate between 50-1000 Vac, or 50-1500Vdc, and up to 63A and 5 kVA.
The following types of certifications are available:
- S-Mark Certification: Applies mainly to household and lighting equipment/components (including LED’s), connectors, fuses, circuit breakers and similar devices.
- S-Type Certification: Scheme most commonly utilized for certification of ITE and similar electrical/electronic devices.
- Lot Testing: Most suited to one-time /low volume shipments of electrical/electronic devices.