Worldwide Homologation
Type Approval Specialists

Sri Lanka

Radio Type Approval, Homologation, Certification Services - Global Market Access Solutions

We can offer you reliably all services concerning Type Approval in Sri Lanka (Colombo). Our distinguished contact with the authority in Sri Lanka (Colombo), our good relationship to Telecommunications Regulatory Commission of Sri Lanka (TRC), as well as the qualification in the homologation of consumer and automotive RF-products and Short Range Devices (SRD) in ISM-Frequency band will create your market access in Sri Lanka trouble-free and cost-effective.

We will assist you to put your product successfully on the market by offering the following services:

  • Identify applicable requirements for your specific product or technology feature to comply with current regulations in safety, EMC, wireless, etc.
  • Provide pre-compliance testing during the design and development phase to determine compliance
  • Assist in completion of applications and other required forms
  • Test in our accredited labs or your qualified facilities to issue CB Test Report and Certificate with applicable national differences and other test reports for wireless, etc.
  • Handle entire submittal process including working with local testing and certification organizations
  • Arrange for initial factory inspections that are required before certification issuance
  • Coordinate verification testing on qualified products as needed
  • Facilitate and expedite project progress with support of IB-Lenhardt AG local team and/or partner
  • Support renewal maintenance of certificates as needed
  • User manual translation service when needed

For Sri Lanka we can offer you a short termed tentative offer based upon a submitted Datasheet of the device:

GEO / MAP of Sri Lanka

General information about Sri Lanka

Formal Name
Sri Lanka



Degree of latitude

Degree of longitude

Sri Lanka Rupee

Country code
+ 94

Top-level domain

Sinhala (official), Tamil, English

Size (in km²)
65,610.0 km²

Population (as of 2011)
20869000 Einwohner

Date of joining the UN

Country code according to ISO 3166-2

Country code according to ISO 3166-3

Certificate Example for Sri Lanka

Example Radio Type Approval Certificate for Sri Lanka
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Mandatory / Voluntary

Authority / Regulatory Body
Telecommunications Regulatory Commission of Sri Lanka (TRC)

Validity Period of Certification
48 Month/s
depends on technology

Local Representative Required?

In-Country Testing Required?

Average lead time for radio type approval
12 weeks

Label Example for Sri Lanka

Example Radio Type Approval Label for Sri Lanka
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Marking of Certification Logo or Number Required?


Specific User Manual Requirements?

News for Sri Lanka

  • New Type Approval Procedure comes into effect on 16/12/2020

    On 09th October the Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (TRC) in Sri Lanka issued “Radio and Telecommunications Terminal Equipment (RTTE) Type Approval Rules 2020” in the official Gazette coming into force on 16th December 2020.

    • Accordingly, two type approval procedures were introduced: 
      Standard Type Approval: a represantive sample of RTTE should be submitted accompied by a Technical Construction File (TCF)
      Simplified Type Approval is applicable for: RTTE that appears on the Commission’s Type Approval Register which was previously approved by the Commission at the time the original application was made. The applicants should ensure that the RTTE applied for is identical to the RTTE which was already approved.

    The type Approval for any particular RTTE shall be valid for a period of four (4) years, provided that the type Approved RTTE (supplied to the market) maintains the same technical specifications including the operating frequency.

    • Labelling requirements has become mandatory for approved equipments
    • TRC has also published a list of equipment exempt from type approval:
    1. A short range infrared remote control equipment (including TV remote controls or garage door openers)
    2. RTTE which is embedded in desktop computers and Laptops that use short-range radio technologies such as Wifi or Bluetooth
    3. transmitter equipment with an output power below 50 mW
    4. RTTE installed in vehicles such as car navigation units or remote car keys that use short range technologies such as WiFi or Bluetooth

    Download Link: Official Gazette

  • Notice of temporary office closure

    The National Operation Centre for Prevention of COVID_19 outbreak has communicated that a quarantine curfew has been imposed since 25th of October 2020 for different regions in Sri Lanka.

     For our business activities, it will have the following impact:

     - TRCSL (Telecommunications Regulatory Commision of Sri Lanka) issues only temporary, digital type approval certificates until further notice

     - TRCSL do not accept samples due to the fact that all employees are working from home

     - Extended lead time for type approval procedures 

    A precise period for theses measures has not been announced.

    We will keep you posted if any changes occur in the current situation

    Source: IBLAG local partner and TRCSL

Product scope


(24GHz, 77GHz, 79GHz, UWB)

(315MHz, 433MHz, 868MHz)

Keyless Go
(125kHz, 13,56MHz)

(125kHz, 315MHz, 433MHz, 868MHz)



(Tank Level, Positions-Radar)

(315MHz, 433MHz, 868MHz)


(125kHz, 13,56MHz, 868MHz)

UWB Devices
(24GHz, 60GHz, 79GHz)

Consumer Elektronik


(2,4GHz, 3GHz, 5GHz, 10GHz)


(868MHz, 2,4GHz)

Safety Information for Sri Lanka

Type D Plug
Type D Sock Type D Plug Type D Sock

The Type D electrical plug has three large round pins in a triangular pattern. Type M plugs are often used alongside Type D plugs for larger appliances and as a result, some sockets work with both Type D and Type M plugs. Type D plugs are rated 5 amps.
Type M Plug
Type M Sock Type M Plug Type M Sock

The Type M plug has three round pins in a triangular pattern and looks similar to the Indian Type D plug, but its pins are much larger. Type M plugs are sometimes used for bigger appliances in countries that make use of Type D plugs, as well as in Israel (Type H). Therefore, sockets in these countries sometimes work with Type M plugs.
Type G Plug
Type G Sock Type G Plug Type G Sock

The Type G electrical plug has three rectangular blades in a triangular pattern and has an incorporated fuse (usually a 3 amps fuse for smaller appliances such as a computer and a 13 amps one for heavy duty appliances such as heaters). British sockets have shutters on the live and neutral contacts so that foreign objects can’t be introduced into them.

Alternate Country Names

  • ilaṅkai
  • Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka
  • Sri Lanka
  • Šri Lanka
  • Шри-Ланка
  • スリランカ
  • 스리랑카
 Your personal contact:
Type Approval Specialist Sri Lanka
 Your personal contact:
Type Approval Specialist Sri Lanka
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