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EN 300 220-2 V2.4.1

28 Feb 2014

EN 300 220-2 V2.4.1 is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the essential requirements of article 3.2 of the R&TTE Directive.

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Recast WEEE Directive comes into force in the UK

01 Jan 2014

The recast European Directive on Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (“WEEE” Directive, 2012/19/EU) has now been enacted in to UK law by means of Statutory Instrument 2013 No. 3113.

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EN 302 288-2 V1.6.1

31 Dec 2013

EN 302 288-2 V1.6.1 is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the essential requirements of article 3.2 of the R&TTE Directive.

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EN 302 774 V1.2.1

31 Dec 2013

EN 302 774 V1.2.1 is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the essential requirements of article 3.2 of the R&TTE Directive.

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EN 55022:2010

01 Dec 2013

EN 55022:2010 is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the essential requirements of the EMC Directive.

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EN 55024:2010

01 Dec 2013

EN 55024:2010 is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the essential requirements of the EMC Directive.

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EN 302 567 V1.2.1

31 Oct 2013

EN 302 567 V1.2.1 is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the essential requirements of article 3.2 of the R&TTE Directive.

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EN 62479:2010

01 Sep 2013

EN 62479:2010 is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the essential requirements of article 3.1a (the protection of the health and the safety) of the R&TTE Directive.

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EN 302 208-2 V1.4.1

31 Aug 2013

EN 302 208-2 V1.4.1 is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the essential requirements of article 3.2 of the R&TTE Directive.

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EN 300 113-2 V1.5.1

31 Aug 2013

EN 300 113-2 V1.5.1 is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the essential requirements of article 3.2 of the R&TTE Directive.

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UK Radio Spectrum Report

09 Jul 2013

Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, in conjunction with E cross H, today published a discussion paper entitled: “UK Radio Spectrum Report”. The review, commissioned by Huawei, explores the UK’s future needs for spectrum and the extra resources available to satisfy the growing demand for mobile network data services.

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EN 301 489-1 V1.9.2

30 Jun 2013

EN 301 489-1 V1.9.2 is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the essential requirements of Article 3.1b of the R&TTE Directive.

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EN60950-1:2006+A11:2009+A12:2011+A1:2010

01 Mar 2013

EN60950-1:2006+A11:2009+A12:2011+A1:2010 is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the essential requirements of the Low Voltage Directive (2006/95/EC) and with Article 3.1a of the R&TTE Directive (1999/5/EC).

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The RCM has replaced the C-Tick and A-Tick for new products placed on the market in Australia and New Zealand

01 Mar 2013

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) and the Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment (MBIE) in New Zealand have put in place new labelling arrangements that require all new products to satisfy Regulatory Compliance Mark (RCM) requirements before being placed on the market.

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Growth in global mobile data traffic

06 Feb 2013

According to Cisco's Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast Update, global mobile data traffic increased by a factor of 1.7 during 2012. This compares to a factor of 2.3 during 2011.

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EN 301 908-13 V5.2.1

31 Jan 2013

EN 301 908-13 V5.2.1 is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the essential requirements of Article 3.2 of the R&TTE Directive (1999/5/EC).

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EN60950-1:2006+A11:2009+A12:2011

24 Jan 2013

EN60950-1:2006+A11:2009+A12:2011 is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the essential requirements of the Low Voltage Directive (2006/95/EC) and with Article 3.1a of the R&TTE Directive (1999/5/EC).

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Recast RoHS Directive comes into force in the UK

02 Jan 2013

The recast European Directive on the Restriction of the Use of Certain Hazardous Substances in Electrical and Electronic Equipment (“RoHS 2” Directive, 2011/65/EU) has now been enacted in to UK law by means of Statutory Instrument 2012 No. 3032.

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EN 301 893 V1.6.1

31 Dec 2012

EN 301 893 V1.6.1 is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the essential requirements of Article 3.2 of the R&TTE Directive (1999/5/EC).

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The IEEE publishes Local Area Network (LAN) standard for the 60 GHz band

28 Dec 2012

IEEE 802.11ad is a Local Area Network (LAN) standard for the 60 GHz band. IEEE 802.11ad supports very high data throughput of up to 7 Gbits per second.

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EN 50364:2010

01 Nov 2012

EN 50364:2010 is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the essential requirements of Article 3.1(a) of the R&TTE Directive (1999/5/EC) and with Article 2 of the Low Voltage Directive (2006/95/EC).

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EE Launches 4G services in the UK

30 Oct 2012

EE is the first operator to launch mass market 4G services in the UK.

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The European Commission propose to align the R&TTE Directive with the New Legislative Framework

17 Oct 2012

The European Commission has announced a proposal to recast the R&TTE Directive in order to align it with the New Legislative Framework.

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EN 302 217-2-2 V1.4.1

30 Sep 2012

EN 302 217-2-2 V1.4.1 is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the essential requirements of article 3.2 of the R&TTE Directive.

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AT&T to re-farm 2G spectrum by 2017

01 Aug 2012

AT&T, the largest telecommunications service provider in the USA, has announced that it plans to re-farm 2G cellular radio spectrum for use by 3G and 4G services by 2017.

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EN 301 489-24 V1.5.1

31 Jul 2012

EN 301 489-24 V1.5.1 is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the essential requirements of Article 3.1(b) of the R&TTE Directive.

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EN 301 502 V9.2.1

31 Jul 2012

EN 301 502 V9.2.1 is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the essential requirements of Article 3.2 of the R&TTE Directive.

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EN 302 500-2 V2.1.1

31 Jul 2012

EN 302 500-2 V2.1.1 is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the essential requirements of article 3.2 of the R&TTE Directive.

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EN 302 065 V1.2.1

30 Jun 2012

EN 302 065 V1.2.1 is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the essential requirements of Article 3.2 of the R&TTE Directive.

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French power restriction on the use of the 2.454 GHz -2.4835 GHz sub-band lifted

30 Jun 2012

Commission Decision 2009/812/EC has now expired. This means that it is now no longer necessary for RLAN equipment operating in the 2.4540 GHz to 2.4835 GHz sub-band to be restricted to a maximum EIRP of 10 mW for the French Market.

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EN 60601-1:2006

01 Jun 2012

EN 60601-1:2006 (the 3rd edition standard) is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the essential requirements of the Medical Devices Directive.

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EN 300 440-2 V1.4.1

31 May 2012

EN 300 440-2 V1.4.1 is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the essential requirements of Article 3.2 of the R&TTE Directive.

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FCC makes 2.360 GHz to 2.400 GHz spectrum available for use by Medical Body Area Networks (MBANs)

24 May 2012

The FCC has decided to expand the Part 95 MedRadio rules to permit the development of new Medical Body Area Network (MBAN) devices in the 2.360 GHz to 2.400 GHz band.

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EN 300 086-2 V1.3.1

31 Mar 2012

EN 300 086-2 V1.3.1 is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the essential requirements of Article 3.2 of the R&TTE Directive.

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UK Broadband launches the UK's first 4G network

29 Feb 2012

UK Broadband is the first operator to launch commercial 4G services in the UK.

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Sentinel project research reveals UK GPS jammer use

22 Feb 2012

A recent study recorded more than 60 GPS jamming events at a single location on the UK road network over a six month period.

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Growth in global mobile data traffic

14 Feb 2012

According to Cisco's Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast Update, global mobile data traffic increased by a factor of 2.3 during 2011.

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2012 Games

23 Jan 2012

The London Olympic and Paralympic Games are likely to require up to 20, 000 wireless frequency assignments.

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Suspected wireless interference

05 Jan 2012

Villagers unable to use their showers, doorbells and even car key fobs in suspected wireless interference

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EN 300 330-2 V1.5.1

30 Nov 2011

EN 300 330-2 V1.5.1 is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the essential requirements of Article 3.2 of the R&TTE Directive.

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EN 301 908-1 V4.2.1

30 Nov 2011

EN 301 908-1 V4.2.1 is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the essential requirements of Article 3.2 of the R&TTE Directive.

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European Commission proposal to align nine Directives with the New Legislative Framework

21 Nov 2011

These changes are designed to reduce the number of non-compliant products that reach the market through improved traceability, clearer requirements on manufacturers, importers and distributors and by increasing the requirement for Member States to undertake market surveillance and enforcement activities.

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EN 55022

01 Oct 2011

EN 55022:2006/A1:2007 is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the EMC Directive.

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EN 301 489-1 V1.8.1

01 Oct 2011

EN 301 489-1 V1.8.1 is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the essential requirements of Article 3.1b of the R&TTE Directive.

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EN 300 373-2 V1.2.1

30 Sep 2011

EN 300 373-2 V1.2.1 is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the essential requirements of article Article 3.2 of the R&TTE Directive.

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EN 300 113-2 V1.4.2

31 Aug 2011

EN 300 113-2 V1.4.2 is now the oldest version of the standard which can be used to provide a presumption of conformity with the essential requirements of Article 3.2 of the R&TTE Directive.

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Recast RoHS Directive

01 Jul 2011

The recast RoHS Directive, 2011/65/EU, will come into force in UK law

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