Type Approval Procedure

There are currently four Type Approval procedure Schemes, Light, Intermediate, Tight and Guided Schemes. The applied Type Approval scheme is determined according to the following Type Approval scheme determination chart or using the interactive chart in this link. Each scheme detailed procedure are found in its associated file below the Type Approval scheme determination chart.

Type Approval Scheme Determination Chart:

Following flow chart determines the Type Approval Scheme applicable on the product. The categories of countries referred in the chart are defined as follows:

1) 1st Category countries: includes EU countries, UK, Switzerland, Norway, Iceland, Australia, New Zealand, USA, Canada, Russia, Japan, South Korea, Singapore and (Taiwan/ PRC).

2) 2nd Category countries: includes China and India.

3) 3rd Category countries: includes the rest other countries.

Type Approval Procedure Documents:

Following are associated documents of different procedure types:

Applied Fees:

Following is a table for Type Approval procedure associated fees.

* Payment process comes after Type Approval department acceptance to test or type-approve the product and informing the client accordingly.

**The amount in EGP is calculated according to the Central Bank of Egypt announced currency prices.


Following are the forms referred in the type Approval Procedure documents: