International agreements

United States/Canada Mutual Recognition Arrangement

You must have your device evaluated and approved in both the United States and in Canada if you are going to market and sell your device in both countries. Apply to have your device recognized under the United States/Canada Mutual Recognition Arrangement to reduce overlap in the device evaluation and approval process.

Eligibility

The following devices are eligible to be recognized under the program:

Apply

Check the box on the type approval application form and submit the application form with your application for type approval.

International Organization of Legal Metrology Mutual Acceptance Arrangement

The International Organization of Legal Metrology (OIML) Mutual Acceptance Arrangement (MAA) enables your device's test results from another participating country to be recognized in Canada.

Eligibility

You are eligible to apply if you have a valid OIML MAA certificate for your device that is:

We only accept results of tests conducted by the issuing participants themselves under this arrangement.

Apply

Check the program box on the type approval application form and submit your valid OIML MAA certificate with your application for type approval. We may still ask you to submit your device to us for evaluation of metrological features and functions after we have received your application for type approval.

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