HOME / Testing and Certification / Product Areas / Measuring InstrumentsMeasuring InstrumentsWe test and certify your smart meters, ancillary equipment, and e-charging stations in accordance with German and European standards. 3,000 Organizations worldwide Helping organizations around the world with testing & certification needs 100+ Years of experience Rely on an internationally recognized firm with more than a century of experience 360° Comprehensive service offering We are a one-stop-shop for testing and certifying your measuring instruments for markets worldwide Overview We provide comprehensive solutions for your measuring instruments. CSA Group Bayern GmbH is a Notified Body under the Measuring Instrument Directive (MID) 2014/32/EU and the German Law of the new regulation of legal metrology of 25.7.2013 MessEG (Measurement and calibration law) for: Smart meters for active consumption Smart meters for reactive consumption Smart meters for apparent consumption Ancillary equipment: separate and integrated ancillary equipment for smart meters Meters for other metrics relating to the delivery of electricity Meters for E-Mobility applications CSA Group Bayern GmbH is an accredited testing laboratory for: Smart meters for active consumption Smart meters for reactive consumption Smart meters for apparent consumption Collection counters Ancillary equipment: separate and integrated ancillary equipment for electricity meters Meters for E-Mobility applications We conduct prototype testing and issue prototype test certificates as per Module B of the Measuring Instrument Directive or Module B of the Measurement and Calibration Law. We also evaluate quality control systems (production) for the meters in question in accordance with Module D of the Measuring Instrument Directive or the Measurement and Calibration Law. Services Comprehensive testing and certification services Modern smart meters are tested and certified in accordance with applicable European standards. In addition to these European standards, the testing laboratory is also accredited under international (IEC) standards, which ensures worldwide acceptance of testing reports. We can also test and certify your products in accordance with national German standards if they include ancillary equipment, such as load profilers, wireless modules, logs, etc. In Germany, public or semi-public E-Mobility charging stations require a conformity assessment under the German Measurement and Calibration Law, and we can support you in all aspects of this assessment for either AC or DC equipment. All required testing, such as EMC, wireless, and environmental simulation, along with electrical safety testing in accordance with the latest EN 62052-31 standard, is carried out on the most advanced measurement stations and under the latest standards. We have access to the equipment and expertise required to ensure quick completion of all testing and required certifications. Proximity to regulatory authorities, such as the Physikalisch Technische Bundesanstalt (Federal Physical-Technical Institute: Germany's National Metrology Institute), facilitates quick decision-making, even for new and innovative technologies. Membership in various standards organizations and sector committees ensures up-to-date information. Services We offer expert services and solutions that help bring your product to market while ensuring compliance. Get your products tested, inspected, and certified for safety, compliance, and global market access Testing Transform your innovations into quality products that meet critical requirements with our expert testing services. Certification Launch new products and boost customer confidence in North America and beyond with our global certification solutions. Marks and Labels Get the marks you need to access and enter your target markets in North America with confidence. Value-Added Services Save time and gain efficiencies with access to our customer portal, online product listings, and more.