Activities Private Emmission Testing Center(PETC) Accreditation

Philippine Notification G/TBT/N/PHL/196

The Department of Trade and Industry’s Bureau of Philippine Standards (DTI-BPS) circulates the Philippine notification G/TBT/N/PHL/196 – Mandatory Philippine National Standards (PNS) for Household and Similar Electrical Appliances.

With continuous advancement of technology and the development of new versions of standards, the bPS recognizes the need to update the declared mandatory PNS, expand the implementation of these standards, and include additional commonly used household and similar electrical appliances that pose high safety concerns in its Mandatory Product Certification Scheme for the safety consumers.

The DTI-BPS will accept comments until 06 February 2017. Comments can be sent through This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . A copy of the draft Department Administrative Order can be accessed here.

A copy of the aforementioned Philippine Notification is also available from the WTO Documents Online: G/TBT/N/PHL/196



Department of Trade and Industry - Bureau of Philippine Standards 3/F Trade and Industry Building
361 Sen. Gil Puyat Avenue, Makati City Philippines 1200, Telephone: (632) 751-4700 Fax: (632) 751-4706
E-mail Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy