Machinery Directive

CSA Group helps identify the tests you need to feel confident you have fast, reliable access to the European Union

Our technical review, electrical safety testing, risk assessment, and other services can help you create a comprehensive technical file.

  • ~€1.1 Trillion in Imports: Total imports into the EU, including from member states, is ~€1.1 trillion, according to the EC. (2018 EC Commission Staff Working Document)
  • CE Mark: One-stop provider for the testing and tools
    your machines need to carry the CE mark
  • Machinery Directive Regulations: Our experts can help you navigate Machinery Directive regulations and potentially applicable standards
  • Type A, B, C Standards Testing:
    We can help you determine applicable categories  and assess which tests are required


Besides supporting CE mark, CSA Group offers a suite of solutions for your product inspection, and evaluations needs

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Transform your innovations into quality products that meet critical safety requirements with our expert testing services.

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Launch new products and boost customer confidence in North America and beyond with our global certification services.

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Marks & Labels

Get the marks you need to access and enter your target markets In North America with confidence.

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Value-Added Services

Save time and gain efficiencies with access to our customer portal, online product listings, and more.