A Guide [370 KB] is available to assist with the common application of Directive 1999/5/EC. It has no weight in law but deals with a number of practical issues that will be of interest to manufacturers and other stakeholders.
A quick guide [174 KB] on the obligations of manufacturers under the R&TTE Directive is also available.
- Opinion of TCAM on the interpretation of the Directive
TCAM public documents
The TCAM (Telecommunications Conformity Assessment and Market Surveillance Committee) is the standing Committee assisting the Commission in the management of Directive 99/5/EC. This Interest Group was set-up to facilitate the exchange of documents between Member States and the Commission.
R&TTE Expert Group public documents
The expert group discusses issues arising from the application of the R&TTE Directive, Directive 1999/5/EC on radio equipment and telecommunications terminal equipment; the group is chaired by the Commission and brings together public authorities, standardisation bodies, notified bodies, industry associations, consumer representatives and other organisations as appropriate.
- Interpretation of Directive 1999/5/EC
- Other guidance documents
- The ECC and the ETSI with support from the European Commission have jointly produced this brochure which provides an introduction to the regulatory environment in Europe for radio equipment and spectrum and some key information for newcomers
Guidance on specific topics