Saudi Arabia Saso Requirements

Oct 19, 2021 | Saudi Arabia

The Saudi Standards, Metrology and Quality Organization (SASO) has released a list of new products that will require a mandatory SASO IECEE/IECEX Recognition Certificate starting November 1, 2021.

Below are the items that required mandatory SASO;

IECEE (Electro-technical Devices and Components)

  • Circuit Breakers
  • Mobile Phone Charging Cables
  • Electric Shavers
  • Desktop Computers (PCs)

IECEX (Equipment and Devices Intended for Use in Potentially Explosive Atmospheres)

  • Junction Box (Electrical Wire Intersection) with Cable Connection Points
  • Control Box with Cable Connection Points
  • Gas Detectors and Sensors
  • Gas Detection Systems
  • Electrical Plugs and Other Connecting Devices
  • Electric Pumps
  • Linear (Fixed) lighting

For more information about Saudi Arabia compliance requirements, or to confirm whether your product is in scope of IECEE or IECEx, please send a datasheet with the product’s HS code to For questions about any other country regulations, please don’t hesitate to reach out via email or call (862) 243-2677.

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