The PSE Mark is a mandatory safety and EMC approval for electrical products sold on the Japanese market. PSC certification is a mandatory consumer products safety approval that applies to nearly all consumer products sold in Japan.


The Telecommunication and Radio Certification for Japan is the approval needed for wireless radio and telecommunication equipment in Japan and covers all products which utilize the radio spectrum and operate under 3 THz.

JIS Certification

The JIS Mark is a mandatory certification based on product certification that verifies the conformity of products according to the Japanese Industrial Standards (JIS). JIS covers industrial and mineral products, data, services and management systems under the Industrial Standardization Act of Japan.

VCCI Mark Certification

The VCCI Mark is a voluntary certification for IT equipment in Japan and a well-regarded indicator for high quality standards. Only members of the VCCI council can apply for this certification.

Japan RoHS

Manufactures and Importers of certain types of products for the Japanese market are required to make sure their products are in compliance with the Japan RoHS Law for Promotion of Effective Utilization of Resources in Japan and the compulsory Industry Standard JIS C 0950.


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Japan Radio Law Certification Process

The Japan Radio Law describes the certification process for many telecommunication and wireless radio products in Japan.

The Japan Radio Law Certification process mainly consists of the following steps.




Products that already have a JIS Certification or PSE Certification do not need to do a factory audit, but will still need to submit documentation such as application documents, circuit diagrams, antenna diagrams, etc..

Here is a brief Video about the Telecommunication and Radio certification for Japan,

presented by Julian Busch, director of MPR International GmbH / China Certification Corporation:

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You can also watch this video on our Video Channel.

Japan Radio Law Product Tests

For most radio and telecommunication products that fall under the Japan Radio Law product testing is an essential part in obtaining a Japan Radio Law registration in Japan. Which tests will be conducted is strongly dependent on the product and its functions. A Registered Certification Body (RCB) is responsible for product testing.

For Specified Radio Equipment (SRE) tests have to be conducted according to Ordinance Regulating Radio Equipment and MIC standards. These standards are not harmonized and the official documents only exist in Japanese. The RCB can decide whether they accept reports from foreign test labs.

High Frequency Devices also have to be tested according to Japanese Standards. Typically the SRE test can be conducted in a foreign test lab (outside of Japan) if this lab has the right test equipment and is able to do testing according to the Japanese standards from the Japan Radio Law. The RCB can still request additional testing in their own test lab.


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Here you can find more information about our Japan Radio Law Certification All-Inclusive Package.


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