Type Approval is a compulsory step applied when importing or manufacturing or assembly of any equipment having a communication element. Through this step, compliance of the equipment to the global Radio Frequency (RF), Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC), Safety and Health standards approved in Egypt is ensured. It's prohibited to import or manufacture or assemble a communication equipment not complying with such approved standards according to Communication Law No. 10/2003 due to their possible harms and interferences with the networks of licensed communication services providers and harmful effects on electrical equipment located around them and on the health of communication equipment end user .​