Moscow, September 28, 2015. — Ministry of Telecom and Mass Communications of the Russian Federation reports about approval of new declaration of conformity of communication facilities. The order is aimed at increasing responsibility of communication facilities producers, protection of customers’ rights, including telecom operators, ensuring reliability of data on functional capability of used in public communication network equipment. The order comes into force on December 19, 2015.
The order “On approving declaration form on conformity of communication facilities” was prepared by Minsvyaz and Rossvyaz. It is aimed at improving declaration form, decreasing risks of integrity violation, stable functioning and safety of the unified telecom network of Russia.
The applicant should report his and producers’ requisitions, test protocol data, including name, model and version of software and list of preinstalled software. This data was not included in previous declaration form. It resulted in infringement of rights and interests of customer due to lack of information. There was a risk to issue declaration without confirmation of testing in accredited testing laboratory.
New declaration provides complete information about possibilities of communication facilities, protects rights and interests of customers, strengthens responsibility of declarant and increases trust of all interested parties to the system of confirmation of communication facilities.