Technical Requirements For Gas Appliances

Original Language Title: technické požadavky na spotřebiče plynných paliv

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22/2003 Coll.



REGULATION OF THE GOVERNMENT



of 9 June. December 2002,



laying down technical requirements for gas appliances



The Government ordered pursuant to section 22 of Act No. 22/1997 Coll., on technical

requirements for products and amending and supplementing certain acts, as amended by

Law No 71/2000 Coll. and Act No. 205/2002 Coll. (hereinafter the "Act") to

the implementation of § 11 (1). 2, § 11a paragraph. 2 (a). (c)), section 12 paragraph. 1 and 3 and section 13

paragraph. 2 of the Act:



§ 1



Basic provisions



(1) this regulation in accordance with the law of the European Communities ^ 1)

provides technical requirements for gas appliances.



(2) for the purposes of this regulation, shall be considered as appliances burning gaseous fuels



and) appliances that burn gas and are designed for the preparation of the

meals, heating, hot water heating, cooling or washing, and if

they used water, with the water temperature not exceeding 105th. (C), or

for lighting, burners with forced air flow and heat source

equipped with such burners (hereinafter referred to as "the machine"),



(b)), or regulatory security control device and construction group

with the exception of the burner with forced air flow and heat sources such

equipped with burners that are separately placed on the market and are designed to

incorporated in appliances such as part thereof, or to connect to the

appliances (hereinafter referred to as "equipment").



(3) for the purposes of this regulation, the appliances are not considered appliances

specially designed for the use of the technological processes

progress in industrial buildings.



(4) for the purposes of this Regulation shall mean any gaseous fuel

the fuel, which is at 15th. (C) and a pressure of 1 bar (0.1 MPa) in a gaseous

State.



(5) for the purposes of this regulation, the appliances are considered to be normally

used if they are



and) properly installed and regularly maintained according to the instructions for use,



(b) the derogations) operated the quality of gaseous fuels and

normal fluctuations in connection an overpressure



(c)) are used in accordance with its intended purpose or in a way that can be

reasonably have foreseen.



(6) laid down under this regulation are products within the meaning of section 12, paragraph.

1 (a). and the appliances and equipment) of the Act.



§ 2



For appliances and equipment on the market and putting into service



(1) the appliance can be placed on the market and put into service only if they

in normal use it will not endanger the safety of persons, domestic and economic

animals or property.



(2) the appliance and equipment must comply with the technical requirements laid down in

Annex 1 to this regulation, which will apply to them (hereinafter referred to as

"essential requirements").



(3) the essential requirements shall be considered satisfied if the appliance or

the equipment is in conformity



and with the harmonised Czech) technical standards, where appropriate,

foreign technical standards incorporating in the Member States

The European Union harmonised European standards (Section 4a of the Act), or



(b)) with specified standards (Section 4a of the Act), including the Czech or foreign

technical standards, which have been notified for this purpose by the Commission of the European

the community, if the technical standards referred to in the letters and) do not exist.



§ 3



Conformity assessment procedures



(1) in the case of series-manufactured appliances to carry out the assessment of conformity

EC type-examination procedure provided for in point 1 of annex 2 to this

Regulation, on the one hand by the manufacturer before placing on the market of one of the

the following procedures:



and EC surveillance) with the type under point 2 of annex 2 to this

Regulation,



(b)) EC surveillance to type (guarantee of production quality) referred to in item 3

Annex 2 to this regulation,



c) EC saying conformity to type (guarantee of product quality) referred to in point 4

Annex 2 to this regulation, or



d) EC verification as referred to point 5 of annex 2 to this regulation.



(2) in the case of individual or small series production of appliances can

Select the manufacturer of the EC verification procedure mentioned under point 6

Annex 2 to this regulation.



(3) after the completion of the procedures referred to in paragraph 1 or 2 of the appliances,

which meet the requirements laid down by this regulation, shall affix the CE marking to

pursuant to section 4.



(4) the provisions of paragraph 1 shall apply To equipment, mutatis mutandis, with the exception of the measure of the product

CE marking and Declaration of conformity, that will issue the certificate

declaring the conformity of the equipment with the requirements of this regulation, the

subject, and stating their characteristics and how they must be

incorporated or fitted to the appliance, in order to meet the basic

the requirements that apply to the product. The certificate shall be attached to the

equipment.



(5) the records and correspondence relating to conformity assessment procedures

shall be drawn up in the language of the Member State in which is situated the competent

notified, ^ 2) or in a language accepted by that person.



§ 4



The CE marking and other labelling



(1) the appliance or with plate appliances must be

CE marked, whose graphic design provides for a specific legal

prescription, ^ 3) and a visible, easily legible and indelible manner.

Label plate must be designed so that it cannot be

reused.



(2) For the CE marking must bear the identification number of the notified

the person who participated in the assessment of conformity in the production stage. Further

the appliance or its data plate must bear the following information:



the designation of the manufacturer (a) name and surname, is a natural person, the name of the

or trade name, if it is a legal entity), or its identification

symbol,



(b) the trade name of the product,)



c) type electrical connections, if used,



(d)) category of the appliance,



(e)) the last two digits of the year of the measure the CE marking.



(3) the appliance must not be marked, that could anyone

mislead in respect of the CE marking. On appliances or on

the name plate may be located in other indications, provided that the

will not be limited to the visibility and legibility of the CE marking. According to the nature of the

the appliance can be connected to it also the information needed for the purposes of

installation.



(4) the CE marking on the appliance indicates that the product meets the technical

the requirements set out in all the legislation that it

apply and that these indications provide for or allow, and that was when

the assessment of its conformity followed established procedure. However, if one or

some of the legislation for a transitional period the manufacturer accepts

choose which provisions will govern, the CE marking shall indicate

a match only with those laws or their provisions, which

manufacturer. In this case, it must be in the documentation, notices

or instructions required by the legislation concerned and annexed to the

the relevant products, information on the relevant legislation

Of the European communities or of their provisions, by the manufacturer.



§ 5



Notice of the imposition of protective measures



In the event that the appliance has been stored for protective measures pursuant to

special legal regulation, ^ 4) shall be indicated in the notification of the decision

the imposition of safeguard measures pursuant to § 7 (2). 8 of the Act, whether non-compliance has been

caused by



and satisfy the essential requirements), if the appliance does not correspond to

technical standards according to § 2 (2). 3, or



b) incorrect application of the technical standards according to § 2 (2). 3, or



c) shortcomings in the technical standards according to § 2 (2). 3.



§ 6



The conditions of the authorization



(1) the authorization of legal entities under section 11 (2). 2 of the Act

apply the conditions for authorization set out in annex 4 to this

of the regulation. Legal entities which meet the criteria laid down in the relevant

technical harmonised standards shall be regarded as complying with the

the relevant conditions.



(2) an authorized person, the procedure laid down in section 11 (1). 7 of the law becomes

by the person.



Transitional and final provisions



section 7 of the



(1) valid certificates or other documents issued on the basis of regulation

Government No 177/1997 Coll., as amended by regulation of the Government No. 287/2000 Coll., may

be used for the purposes of conformity assessment pursuant to this regulation, if

will not be cancelled under the conditions laid down by law.



(2) the person responsible for the activities of conformity assessment pursuant to Regulation

Government No 177/1997 Coll., as amended by regulation of the Government No. 287/2000 Coll.,

considered to be the person responsible for the activities under this regulation.



§ 8



Shall be repealed:



1. Government Regulation No. 177/1997 Coll., laying down the technical

requirements for gas appliances.



2. Government Regulation No. 287/2000 Coll., amending Decree-Law No.

177/1997 Coll., laying down technical requirements for appliances

gaseous fuels.



§ 9



The effectiveness of the



This Regulation shall enter into force on the date of entry of the Treaty of accession of the Czech

Republic to the European Union.



The President of the Government:



PhDr. Spidla in r.



Minister of industry and trade:



Ing. Samantha r in r.



Annex 1



THE BASIC REQUIREMENTS



Introductory note



The obligations arising from the essential requirements for appliances

in this annex also apply to fittings where the corresponding

the dangers are there.



1. General CONDITIONS



1.1. Appliances must be so designed and manufactured to work

safely and does not endanger persons, domestic and farm animals, or
assets in normal use, as defined in § 1, para. 5 of this

of the regulation.



1.2 all appliances, when placed on the market, must



and be equipped with technical instructions) intended for the worker

the installing,



(b)) to be equipped with the instructions for use and servicing intended for the user,



(c)) be provided with an appropriate warning, which must be indicated on the packaging.



Instructions and warnings must be in the language or languages of the Member States

The European Union, to which the appliance distributed.



1.2.1. The technical instructions intended for the installing of the worker

must contain all the instructions for installation, adjustment and maintenance, which are

required to ensure that the designated operations have been correctly

carried out and to ensure that the appliance can be safely operated. Guides must

in particular, specify the



and the nature of the gaseous fuel),



(b)) the connection pressure of gaseous fuel,



(c)) the supply of clean air, and for the supply of combustion

the air and to avoid the creation of dangerous unburned gas mixtures in

concentration for appliances which are not fitted with the devices specified in the

3.2.3,



d) conditions relating to the dispersal of combustion products,



(e)) for burners with forced air flow and heating elements, which will be

equipped with such burners, their characteristics, the requirements for Assembly,

to assist compliance with the essential requirements applicable to complete

appliances, and if necessary, the list of combinations recommended by the manufacturer.



1.2.2. the instructions for use and servicing, intended for the user must

contain all the information required for safe use, and must

in particular, alert users to any restrictions on use.



1.2.3. The warning placed on the appliance and its packaging must clearly

State the type of gas used, connection pressure of fuel and

any restrictions on use, in particular when the appliance must be

installed only in areas with adequate ventilation.



1.3 Equipment, which are assumed to be part of the appliance,

must be designed and manufactured to meet exactly your intended

the purpose, if they are built according to the instructions for Assembly.



Instructions for installation, adjustment, and maintenance must be supplied with the

equipment.



2. materials



2.1. Materials must conform to their intended purpose and must be resilient

against the technical, chemical and thermal effects, which will be according to the

provided exposed.



2.2 the properties of materials, which are important in terms of safety,

must guarantee the manufacturer or the supplier of the appliance.



3. Design and production of



3.1 General



3.1.1. Appliances must be so constructed that in normal use

could not happen to a deterioration in their safety due to the instability,

deformation, damage or wear.



3.1.2 the occurrence of condensation when putting into service and/or the use of

shall not affect the safe operation of appliances.



3.1.3. Appliances must be so designed and constructed so that the

minimize the risk of explosion due to fire the external origin.



3.1.4. Appliances must be so constructed that it cannot be

the penetration of water and unwanted air into the lines, which flows through the fuel.



3.1.5 in case of normal fluctuation of auxiliary energy, appliances must be permanently

work safely.



3.1.6. Abnormal fluctuation or failure of auxiliary energy or its

the restore may cause a dangerous situation.



3.1.7. Appliances must be so designed and constructed as to avoid

risk of electric shock. In the area where it is applied

a separate legal regulation, ^ 5) compliance with the safety objectives in terms of

risk of electric shock, be deemed to meet this

request.



3.1.8. All parts of appliances which are under pressure, must be resistant to

against mechanical and thermal stresses to which they are exposed, without

There is any deformation affecting safety.



3.1.9 the appliances must be so designed and constructed that failure

security, control or control device does not

a dangerous situation.



3.1.10 if the appliance Is equipped with a safety or control

devices, the functioning of the safety devices must not be disrupted

the functions of the control device.



3.1.11. All parts of appliances which are set or adjusted at the

the production and that the user performing the installation worker

they did not handle must be appropriately secured.



3.1.12 manual controls and other control and regulating devices must be

clearly marked and shall be provided with appropriate instructions so as to

prevent any error handling. Their construction must

preclude accidental manipulation.



3.2. unburned Gas Leak



3.2.1. Appliances must be so constructed that the quantity where appropriate,

the leaking fuel was not dangerous.



3.2.2. Appliances must be so constructed that the quantity of fuel

escapes from the burner at ignition, repeated the ignition and extinction

the flame was restricted so as to avoid a dangerous accumulation of

unburned gas in the appliance.



3.2.3. Appliances intended to be used in indoor spaces and rooms

must be equipped with a special device that avoids the dangerous

accumulation of unburned gas in such spaces or rooms.



Appliances which are not fitted with such devices must be

used only in areas with adequate ventilation to prevent

a dangerous accumulation of unburned gas.



The Member States of the European Union may provide in its territory conditions for

adequate ventilation of the premises for the installation of such appliances with

regard to the characteristics of the appliances.



Appliances for catering and appliances

gaseous fuel, containing toxic components, must be equipped with the above

referred to the device.



3.3. the Ignition



Appliances must be so constructed that in normal use



and repeat the ignition and ignition) was carried out smoothly,



(b)) ensure reliable flame spread.



3.4 Combustion



3.4.1. Appliances must be so constructed that in normal use

ensure the stability of the flame and combustion products do not contain illicit

the concentration of harmful substances.



3.4.2. Appliances must be so constructed that in normal use

avoid any accidental release of combustion products.



3.4.3. Appliances with exhaust gases vented to the outside must be designed

so that emergency conditions avoid tensile leakage of exhaust gases

in a dangerous quantity into the room.



3.4.4 appliances for heating in households and heaters

water, no flue gases outside the room, the room may cause

or area of concentration of carbon monoxide, which threatened the

health of persons, taking into account the estimated time of their stay in

a room or space.



3.5. Rational use of energy



Appliances must be so constructed as to ensure rational use of

energy with regard to the State of the art and the safety aspects.



3.6 Temperature



3.6.1. Parts of appliances which are intended to be placed in the vicinity

the floor or other surfaces must not reach temperatures which are for

around dangerous.



3.6.2. The surface temperature of small appliances, which controls are

intended for handling may not be dangerous for the user.



3.6.3. the surface Temperatures of external parts of appliances which are intended for the

use in the home, with the exception of surfaces or parts intended for sharing

the heat may not be a source of danger to operating conditions

users and especially for the children, for which it is necessary to take into account the reasonable

the reaction time.



3.7 Food, drinking and utility water



Without prejudice to the specific legislation in this area must not

materials and components used in the construction of an appliance, which

come into contact with foodstuffs, potable and industrial water, worsen

their quality.



Annex 2



CONFORMITY ASSESSMENT PROCEDURES



1. Ec type-examination



1.1. the EC type-examination is that part of the procedure by which a notified body

person checks and certifies that an appliance, representing the subject

production, meets the provisions of this regulation that apply to it.



1.2. The manufacturer or his authorized representative, must submit an application for

type-examination with a single notified persons.



1.2.1 application must contain



and manufacturer identification data) (for a natural person name and surname and

permanent residence or place of business, the name of the legal person, or

business name and registered office), and if the application is submitted by the authorised

Representative, and his identification data,



(b)) a written declaration that the application has not been submitted to any other

notified to the person



the design documentation referred to in (c)) Annex 3 to this regulation.



1.2.2. The manufacturer must be notified to the person available to the appliance, which

represents a subject production, marked as a "type". Notified body

a person may request further samples if they are needed for the test

the program. The type may also include variants of the product, provided that the

These variants have different characteristics in terms of the nature of the

the danger.
1.3. the notified body must



1.3.1 examine the design documentation and verify that the type has been manufactured

in conformity with the design documentation and identify the elements which

they have been designed in accordance with relevant provisions of the standards referred to in section 2 of the

paragraph. 3 and in accordance with the essential requirements of this regulation;



1.3.2. perform, or have performed, the appropriate examinations and/or tests to

Verify whether the solution made by the manufacturer meet the essential requirements in the

If the standards referred to in section 2 (2). 3 have not been applied;



1.3.3. perform, or have performed, the appropriate examinations and/or tests to

Verify that the appropriate standards are actually applied, and in the case that the

the manufacturer did so, ensure compliance with the essential requirements.



1.4. If the type satisfies the provisions of this regulation, must be notified

the person to expose the EC type-examination certificate to the applicant. The certificate must

contain the conclusions of the examination, conditions for its validity, if the

established, the necessary data for identification of the approved type and, if the

It should be, and descriptions of its functioning. Relevant technical elements such as

for example. drawings and diagrams must be attached to the certificate.



1.5. the notified body shall immediately inform the other competent

obtain the EC type-examination certificate and

Appendices to it referred to in point 1.1, which can receive a copy of the certificate

EC type-examination or its additions and on a reasoned request may

receive a copy of the annexes to the certificate and the protocols on the checks carried out and

the tests.



1.6 Notified the person that refuses to issue a certificate or withdrawing EC

type-examination, it shall at the same time inform the Office of technical

Standardization, metrology and testing, and other relevant

notified of the person giving the reasons for its decision.



1.7. The applicant must be informed by the person who released

EC type-examination certificate of all modifications to the approved type,

that could affect conformity with the essential requirements.



Modifications of the type approved must subsequently approve the notified person

that issued the EC type-examination certificate where such changes

affect conformity with the essential requirements or the prescribed conditions

use of the appliance. This additional approval must be done

by way of Supplement to the initial EC type-examination certificate.



2. EC surveillance with the type



2.1. EC surveillance with the type is part of the procedure which the manufacturer

declares that the appliances concerned are in conformity with the type as described in the

EC type-examination certificate and satisfy the essential requirements

This regulation, which applies to them. The manufacturer or his authorised

the representative must affix the CE marking to each appliance and issue a written

the Declaration of conformity. The Declaration of conformity may cover one or more of the

appliances and must be kept by the manufacturer. For the CE marking must be

given the identification number of notified the person responsible for the implementation of

random checks set out in point 2.3.



2.2. The manufacturer must take all measures necessary to ensure

that the manufacturing process including the output control and testing of the products will be

to ensure the uniformity of production and conformity of the appliances with the type as described in the

EC type-examination certificate and with the requirements of this regulation, which

apply for them. Chosen by the manufacturer must carry out the notified

random checks of appliances in accordance with point 2.3.



2.3 Control of appliances must be carried out on site notified

at random in intervals of one year or less. Must be

adequate number of appliances and must be made to the appropriate

tests in accordance with the relevant standards referred to in section 2 (2). 3, or

equivalent tests, to ensure compliance with the relevant essential

the requirements of this regulation. Notified in each individual

the event will examine whether it is necessary to perform all the tests or only part of the

them. Where is rejected by one or more appliances, must be notified

take appropriate measures to prevent the placing on the market.



3. EC surveillance to type (guarantee of production quality)



3.1 EC declaring conformity to type (guarantee of production quality) is that part of the

the procedure which the manufacturer who fulfils the obligations in point 3.2 declares,

that the appliances concerned are in conformity with the type as described in the EC

type-examination and satisfy the essential requirements of this regulation, which

apply for them. The manufacturer or his authorised representative must affix the

the CE marking to each appliance and issue a written declaration of conformity. This

the Declaration may cover one or more appliances and must be

kept by the manufacturer. For the CE marking must be indicated the identification

the number of notified person responsible for EC surveillance.



3.2. the manufacturer shall apply a quality system that ensures conformity

the appliances with the type as described in the EC type-examination certificate and with the

the essential requirements of this regulation, which applies to them. The manufacturer is

subject to EC surveillance in accordance with paragraph 3.4.



3.3. Quality System



3.3.1. The manufacturer must provide the notified to the person of your choice

the application for approval of his quality system for the appliances concerned.



The application must contain



and) the quality system documentation,



(b)) a commitment to the obligations arising from the quality system will be implemented

so, how was approved,



(c)), a commitment that the approved quality system will be retained and will be guaranteed

the continuation of its applicability and effectiveness,



d) documentation relating to a certified copy of the certificate and type

EC type-examination.



3.3.2. All the elements, requirements and provisions adopted by the manufacturer must be

documented in a systematic and logical manner in the form of a written

of the recorded measures, procedures and instructions. This documentation system

quality must allow a single interpretation programs, plans, and

quality manuals and quality records. It must contain in particular, the competent

Description



and the purposes of the quality system) the organisational structure and responsibilities of management and

of their powers with regard to appliance quality,



(b)) production processes, methodology, quality control and quality assurance techniques and

systematic actions that will be used,



(c)) of the tests and trials which will be carried out before, during and

after manufacture, and the frequency with which they will be carried out,



(d) the methods of monitoring the achievement of the required) the quality of the appliance and the effective

the application of the quality system.



3.3.3. the notified body shall examine and evaluate the quality system to

determine whether it satisfies the requirements referred to in point 3.3.2. Compliance with the

These requirements will be considered the quality systems, which

apply the relevant harmonized standard.



Notified the person must notify the manufacturer of its decision and inform the

other relevant notified persons. Notification, manufacturers must

contain the conclusions of the examination, the name and address of the notified persons and

reasoned decision on the assessment of the appliances concerned.



3.3.4. The manufacturer must be informed by the person who

approved by the quality system, of any updating of the quality system in

relation to changes brought about by, for example, new technologies and concepts

the quality.



Notified body must examine the proposed changes and decide whether the

modified quality system complies with the relevant provisions or whether it is

necessary new assessment. Must notify its decision to the manufacturer. Notification

must contain the conclusions of the examination and the reasoned assessment decision

assessment.



3.3.5 Notified the person who withdraws approval of a quality system must

inform the other competent notified persons and give reasons

its decision.



3.4. EC surveillance



3.4.1. The purpose of EC surveillance is to ensure that the manufacturer duly fulfils the

the obligations arising from the approved quality system.



3.4.2. The manufacturer must allow the notified person for inspection purposes

access to the manufacturing, inspection, testing and storage premises and

He shall provide all necessary information, in particular



and) the quality system documentation,



(b)) the quality records, such as inspection and test data,

calibration data, information on the qualifications of the staff concerned.



3.4.3. the notified body must carry out monitoring at least once every two

years, to make sure that the manufacturer maintains and applies the approved system

quality, and manufacturers must provide the report from this sight.



3.4.4 Furthermore notified to carry out unannounced visits to

manufacturer. During these visits, the notified body may carry out tests

appliances or you have carried out. Manufacturers must provide a report on the

visit, and, if appropriate, a test report.



3.4.5. The manufacturer may, on request, submit a report to the notified person.



4. EC surveillance to type (guarantee of product quality)



4.1 EC declaring conformity to type (guarantee of product quality) is that part of the

the procedure, when the manufacturer who fulfils the obligations in point 4.2 declares,

that the appliances concerned are identical with the type described in the EC

type-examination and satisfy the essential requirements of this regulation, which

apply for them. The manufacturer or his authorised representative must affix the

the CE marking to each appliance and issue a written declaration of conformity. This

the Declaration may cover one or more appliances and must be
kept by the manufacturer. For the CE marking must be indicated the identification

the number of notified person responsible for EC surveillance.



4.2. the manufacturer shall apply an approved quality system for final inspection

appliances and the tests in accordance with point 4.3 and is subject to EC surveillance

accordance with point 4.4.



4.3. Quality System



4.3.1. Under this procedure, the manufacturer must submit to the notified person

Depending on your selection, the application for approval of his quality system for the

appliances.



The application must contain



and) the quality system documentation,



(b)) a commitment to the obligations arising from the quality system will be implemented

so, how was approved,



(c)), a commitment that will maintain the approved quality system, and will guarantee the

the continuation of its applicability and effectiveness,



d) documentation relating to a certified copy of the certificate and type

EC type-examination.



4.3.2. In the framework of the quality system, each appliance must be controlled and

must be made to the appropriate tests defined in the relevant standards

According to § 2 (2). 3, or equivalent tests, in order to verify its conformity

with the essential requirements of this regulation, which applies to him.



All the elements, requirements and provisions adopted by the manufacturer must be

documented in a systematic and logical manner in the form of a written

of the recorded measures, procedures and instructions. This documentation system

quality must allow a single interpretation programs, plans, and

quality manuals and quality records.



The quality system documentation shall contain in particular an adequate description



and the purposes of the quality system) the organisational structure and responsibilities of management and

of their powers with regard to appliance quality,



(b)) the examinations and tests that will be carried out after manufacture,



(c)), the authentication method the effective application of the quality system.



4.3.3. the Notified person shall examine and evaluate the quality system to

determine whether it satisfies the requirements of section 4.3.2. Will be considered as compliance with the

These requirements for the quality systems which implement the relevant

the harmonised standard. Must notify the manufacturer of its decision and inform the

about other relevant notified persons. Notification, manufacturers must

contain the conclusions of the examination, the name and address of the notified persons and

reasoned decision on the assessment of the appliances concerned.



4.3.4. The manufacturer must be informed by the person who

has approved the quality system of any adaptation of the quality system,

for example, on the basis of new technologies or the concept of quality.



Notified body must examine the proposed changes and decide whether the

modified quality system complies with the relevant provisions or whether it is

necessary new assessment. Must notify its decision to the manufacturer. Notification

must contain the conclusions of the inspection and the reasoned assessment decision.



4.3.5 Notified the person who withdraws approval of a quality system must

inform the other competent notified persons and give reasons

its decision.



4.4. EC surveillance



4.4.1. The purpose of EC surveillance is to ensure that the manufacturer duly fulfils the

the obligations arising from the approved quality system.



4.4.2. The manufacturer must allow the notified person for inspection purposes

access to the inspection, testing and storage premises and shall

provide all necessary information, in particular



and) the quality system documentation,



(b)) the quality records, such as the protocols of inspections and

test data, calibration data, qualification of the concerned

workers.



4.4.3 the Notified person must carry out a check at least once every two

years, to make sure that the manufacturer maintains and applies the approved system

quality, and manufacturers must provide a report on this inspection.



4.4.4. In addition, the notified body to carry out unannounced visits to

manufacturer. During these visits, the notified body may carry out tests

appliances or perform. Manufacturers must provide a report on the

visit and, if appropriate, a test report.



The manufacturer shall submit a report, on request, obtain from the.



5. EC product verification



5.1. Ec verification is the procedure of the product, when the manufacturer or his authorised

Representative ensures and declares that the appliances subject to the

the provisions of point 3 are in conformity with the type as described in the EC

type-examination and satisfy the requirements of this regulation, which for them

apply.



5.2. The manufacturer must take all measures necessary to ensure that, when

the production process ensure the conformity of the appliances with the type as

described in the EC type-examination certificate and with the requirements of this

the regulation, which applies to him. The manufacturer or his authorised representative

must affix the CE marking to each appliance and issue a written declaration of

conformity. The Declaration of conformity may cover one or more appliances and

must be kept by the manufacturer or by his authorized representative.



5.3. the notified body must perform the appropriate according to the choice of the manufacturer

the examinations and tests to verify the conformity of the EUP with the requirements of this

Regulation, either by examination and testing of each appliance. 5.4,

or by examination and testing of appliances statistical method.

5.5.



5.4. verification by checking and testing of each appliance



5.4.1. All appliances must be individually inspected and must be

appropriate tests, as set out in the relevant

standards referred to in section 2 (2). 3, or equivalent tests, to check the

their conformity with the type as described in the EC type-examination certificate and with the

the requirements of this regulation, which applies to them.



5.4.2. the notified body must affix, or cause to affix

the appliance, its identification and expose a written certificate of

compliance on the basis of tests carried out. Certificate of conformity may include

one or more appliances.



5.4.3. The manufacturer or his authorised representative must, on request, provide

the presentation of the certificates of conformity issued by the person.



5.5. Statistical verification



5.5.1. The manufacturer must submit to the appliances in the form of uniform batches and

take all necessary measures to ensure that the manufacturing process

ensure the uniformity of each batch produced.



5.5.2. Statistical check shall be carried out as follows:



The appliance is subjected to statistical control by comparison. They should be

grouped into identified production batch, consisting of units

a particular model, produced under the same conditions. The production batch,

checks at random intervals. The appliances constituting a sample are

checked individually and the appropriate tests shall be carried out, which are

set out in the relevant standards referred to in § 2, para. 3, or equivalent

the tests, which will determine whether to accept or batch

refuse.



Uses the sampling system with the following characteristics



and quality level corresponding to a 95)% probability of acceptance with

the percentage of non-conformity between 0.5% to 1.5%,



(b)) the 5% limit quality corresponding to a probability of acceptance with a percentage of

non-conformity between 5% to 10%.



5.5.3 if production benefits received, notified the person must connect

or put a plug on its identification number to each appliance and expose

a written certificate of conformity for the tests carried out. All

the appliance of the batch may be placed on the market, excluding products of

the sample, which are not in conformity.



If a batch is rejected, the notified body must take appropriate

measures to prevent the placing on the market of that batch. If they are

batch rejected more often, can interrupt the notified

the statistical verification.



The manufacturer may, under the responsibility of the notified person connect ID

the number of persons in the course of the procedure.



5.5.4. The manufacturer or his authorised representative must, on request, provide

the presentation of the certificates of conformity issued by the person.



6. Ec verification of individual products



6.1. Ec verification of individual products is the procedure whereby the manufacturer, or

his authorised representative ensures and declares that the appliance, the

which has been issued with the certificate referred to in point 2, conforms to the requirements of this

the regulation, which applies to him. The manufacturer or his authorised representative

must affix the CE marking to the appliance and to issue a declaration of conformity,

that must be kept.



6.2. the notified body shall check the appliance and make the appropriate

the tests, taking account of the design documentation to ensure

of conformity with the essential requirements of this regulation.



Notified body must affix, or cause to obtain approved appliance

its identification number and must issue a written certificate of conformity

on the basis of tests carried out.



6.3 the purpose of the technical documentation relating to the design of the device according to the

Annex 3 is to enable conformity with the requirements of this regulation and

to understand the design, manufacture and operation of the appliance.



Notified person shall have available the design documentation referred to in

Annex No. 3.



6.4 If the notified body deems it necessary, may be

inspection and tests carried out after installation of the appliance.



6.5. the manufacturer or his authorised representative must, on request, provide

the presentation of the certificates of conformity issued by the person.



Annex 3



CONSTRUCTION DOCUMENTATION
The design documentation must contain the following information, if it is

notified body for assessment requests



and a general description of the appliance),



(b)), the design and manufacturing drawings and schemes of components, components

groups, wiring diagrams, etc.



c) descriptions and explanations necessary for the understanding of the above

facts, including the operation of the appliance,



(d) a list of the standards) according to § 2 (2). 3, used whole or in part, and

descriptions of the solutions adopted to meet the essential requirements if the

standards referred to in section 2 (2). 3 have not been applied or where such standards

There are,



e) test reports,



f) instructions for installation and use.



If they are extracted, the design documentation must contain the following

the elements of the



and) certificate (authentication) relating to facilities built into

appliances,



(b)) of the certificate (authentication) and certificates relating to the methods of manufacture

and/or checks and/or monitoring of the appliance,



(c) any other supporting document) the notified party to improve its

the assessment.



Annex 4



THE CONDITIONS FOR THE AUTHORIZATION OF



The authorized person must meet the following conditions



and the availability of staff and the necessary) means and equipment,



(b)), the technical competence and professional integrity of employees,



(c)) the independence of the management and technical staff in carrying out the tests,

preparing the reports, issuing the certificates and performing the surveillance provided for in

This regulation in relation to all topics, groups or persons directly

or indirectly involved in the field of the appliances,



(d) maintaining the confidentiality of employees) (section 20a of Act) of all

the facts, which are taught in the activities of the authorized person

under this regulation,



e) liability insurance pursuant to section 11 (1). 3 of the Act.



1) Council Directive 90/396/EEC of 29. June 1990 on the harmonization of the laws,

laws of the Member States relating to appliances burning gaseous fuels in

the texts of Council Directive 93/68/EEC of 22. July 1993.



2 § 2 (b)). I) of Act No. 22/1997 Coll., as amended by Act No. 204/2002 Sb.



3) Government Regulation No. 291/2000 Coll., laying down the graphic form of the

the CE marking.



4 for example, Section 7a of the paragraph). 1 (a). and a and b) of the Act) No. 64/1986 Coll., on Czech

commercial inspection, as amended by Act No. 22/1997 Coll. and Act No. 204/2002

SB.



5) Government Regulation No. 17/2003 Coll., laying down technical requirements

electrical low voltage equipment.