|Procedure Name||Type Approval for Terminal Equipment|
||Telecommunication Regulatory Commission of Sri Lanka.
Address: No. 276, Elvitigala Mawatha,Colombo 08.
Phone: (+94) 11 2689345
|Legal base of the Procedure
||Sri Lanka Telecommunications Act No 25 of 1991
||Applicant should Possess a Valid Vendors License
||Applicant Should be the Sri Lankan based Local representative agent of the Original supplier or Manufacturer.Should Produce a letter from the Original equipment Supplier or Manufacturer.
||The Brand Name, Model Name, Manufacturer, Country of Manufacture (Origin), International Mobile Equipment Identity (IMEI) and Device Type must be displayed conspicuously inside the mobile phone (when remove the battery)/outside of the data modem/data device in a permanent manner that is cast or etched in to the equipment or affixed by plate or a label which cannot be removed except by destroying or defacing it.
||The Brand Name, Model Name must be displayed conspicuously in the front side of the mobile phone/data modem/data device.
||Software settings mobile phone/data modem/data device should satisfy the TRCSL requirements.
||Type of documents
||Full technical details of the mobile phone / data modem / data device.
||The certificate of the Declaration of Conformity -DoC (Sample Certificate) from the Manufacturer stating that the mobile phone/data modem/data device complies with the essential requirements of Article 3 of the R&TTE 1999/5/EC Directive.
||Notified Body Statement of Opinion as per Annex IV of the R&TTE 1999/5/EC Directive (Sample certificate) or
China Compulsory Certification (CCC) (Sample certificate) and China SRRC Certification (Sample certificate -1) (Sample certificate -2).
||The Type Allocation Code issued by GSMA for the mobile phone/data modem/data device (The Brand Name, Model Name and Manufacturer of the mobile phone/data modem/data device should be identical in the documents stated in 2 & 3 above).
||Specific Absorption Rate (SAR) Report of the mobile phone/data modem/data device.
||Complete set of the mobile phone/data modem/data device (Original box, Accessories, User Guide, etc) is required for testing purpose. TRCSL will grant the permission to import a sample unit to produce for Type approval purpose based on your request. Copy of the approval letter issued by TRCSL to import/bring this sample unit should be attached with the TA Application form.
||A picture / photograph of the front side/back side/base with the details of the device therein.
||Screen shot of the the software settings with Brand Name, Model Name and IMEI numbers.
||Applicant should submit a duly filled application form together with aforesaid requirements and documentation.
||Telecommunication Regulation Commission reviews application and if it’s not complete informs applicant to provide the missing documents as soon as possible.
||Applicant must submit a sample to the Telecommunication Regulation Commission. Initially permission will be granted to import a sample unit. It is compulsory to submit a Sample for equipment’s less than Value of Rupees 5000/-.
||Telecommunication Regulation Commission grants a Provisional Type Approval for a period of six months.
||Field Trial is arranged with the co-operation of Telecommunication Regulation Commission and the Applicant. Field Trial is compulsory for all equipment’s and generally last between 3-6 months.
||A field Report is submitted and the Telecommunication Regulation Commission reviews reports. Thereafter the Full Final approval is Granted.
The following form/s are used in this procedure
|Title||Description||Created Date||Updated Date||Issued By|
|Application For Type Approval of Terminal Equipment.||The PDF below contains two different merged files. Applicant needs to fill out the application which applies to applicants importing or exporting commodity.||04-01-2018||22-01-2018||Telecommunication Regulatory Commision of Sri Lanka|
This procedure applies to the following measures
|Name||Measure Type||Agency||Description||Comments||Legal Document||Validity To||Measure Class|
|Requirements for Type Approval of Terminal Equipment||Permit Requirement||Telecommunication Regulatory Commision of Sri Lanka||Type Approval is required to Import Terminal Equipment such as : Telephone Instruments ,Fax machines ,PABXs , Modems ,Any other Customer Premises Equipment to be connected to the Licensed Network.
||In terms of the provisions of Section 5(q) of the Telecommunication Act, Terminal Equipment requires Type Approval from the Commission. ||Sri Lanka Telecommunications Act No 25 of 1991 ||31-12-9999||Good|