Directive 2015/1535/EU lays down a procedure for the provision of information in the field of technical standards and regulations. The aim of the Directive is to prevent the creation of new technical barriers to trade. Member States are obliged to notify the European Commission of draft technical regulations and to observe a three month standstill period before the regulation is finally adopted.
English version of Directive 2015/1535/EU
Government Order No 339/2002 Coll. as amended by Government Order No 178/2004 Coll. and Government Order No 25/2014 Coll. (working consolidated text) (DOCX; 29 kB)
Further information on Directive 2015/1535/EU is available on the European Commission’s website at:
Central Units have been set up in the Member States to administer the notification procedure.
The Czech Office for Standards, Metrology and Testing acts as the Central Unit for the Czech Republic.
Mgr. Irena Karasová
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