Certificate Of Conformity Program

The Saudi Standards, Metrology and Quality Organization (SASO) was established pursuant to the Royal Decree No. M/10 dated 16th of April, 1972 as a body of judicial personality.

The Certificate of Conformity Program is in line with the Saudi’s future vision for Quality 2020 program, through which SASO aims to improve and develop the quality of products.

Who Needs Certificate of Conformity

Any company supplying goods and products to Saudi Arabia, including electrical, petroleum, toys, textile, construction building material, car spare parts and much more

A physical inspection of goods is carried out such as labelling requirements and packaging conditions. TUV Austria reviews all information and documentation provided and checks their adequacy against Saudi Standards. Laboratory testing/analysis are conducted on samples if necessary.

SASO CoC Issuance in Steps

The certification process may vary depending on the product type, however, will generally include the stages that follow.

Lodge a Request for Certificate with the Required Documents
Verification of Documents
Testing and Inspection (Quality Control)
Certifiaction Issued
Shipment to Saudi Arabia

Saudi Quality Mark

The Quality Mark is a new certificate introduced by SASO in the market with better and enhanced benefits and paybacks.

Saudi Quality Mark is meant to support the national economy and increase Saudi exports. It means the product complies with its Saudi standard and general technical quality regulations. This definitely proves that the company has effective Quality Management System.

Certificate of Conformity Issuance for Food Products

By applying the Saudi Vision 2030 that mandates facilitating trade through the customs ports, Saudi Food & Drug Authority announces to implement Imported Food Conformity Certification Program.

SASO IECEE Certificate

International Electro-technical Commission for Electro-technical Components & Equipment

Saudi Standards, Metrology & Quality Organization (SASO) is a representative of Saudi Arabia in the international conformity scheme (IECEE) and it acts as a Saudi National Certification Body (SNCB).

SASO Energy Efficiency Certificate

Efficiency in Electric Energy Consumption
SASO regulation issued by Royal Decree No. 216
By issuing this regulation, SASO (Saudi Standards, Metrology and Quality Org.) aims to rationalize the consumption of electric energy, and preserve the national economy.

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Manufacturers can also turn to TÜV AUSTRIA for approval procedures

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TÜV AUSTRIA has a multitude of the latest high-quality and calibrated measuring and testing equipment at its disposal.

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By employing TÜV Austria for a row of tasks synergy effects and consequently economically more attractive all-round-packages can be achieved.

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The three business sectors Testing, Inspection and Certification enable TÜV AUSTRIA to better serve the needs of customers from all industries.

Quick Benefits

Facilitated Customs Clearance
at Saudi Ports

Preventing poor quality and
sub-standard products

Minimize the opportunities for
trade fraud

Every consignment of imported goods (regulated products) must be accompanied by a Certificate of Conformity in order to clear any shipment at Saudi customs. TUV Austria is approved and authorized as a Certification Body (CB) by SASO for issuing Conformity Certificates.

Being a key element of quality control, Product Inspections allow you to verify product quality on site at different stages of the production process and prior to its dispatch. Inspecting your product before it leaves the manufacturer’s premises is an effective way of preventing quality problems and supply chain disruptions further down the line.

Why Get a Product Inspection?

  • Ensure product quality at every production stage
  • Verify quality at the source and don’t pay for defective goods
  • Avoid recalls and reputational damage
  • Anticipate production and shipment delays
  • Optimize your quality control budget
  • In today’s global market, manufacturers, retailers and importers must be mindful of product quality and safety requirements of their target markets. Failure to do so results in costly product recalls, legal issues, and reputational damage.

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