Type Approval for Malawi

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The regulatory requirements of type approvals in the Republic of Malawi are defined by the Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (MACRA) based in Blantyre. To enable your smooth market access in Malawi, we provide support throughout the entire approval process, from compilation of application documents to acceptance of the completed certificate and advice on national label requirements. In Malawi, conformity assessment follows applicable European (EU) standards for effective use of the radio spectrum, electromagnetic compatibility and electrical safety, therefore no testing accompanying certification is required. In general, neither a local representative, nor a national conformity label are required. Therefore, we can shorten the term in direct cooperation with MACRA for the homologation of your product in Malawi. After successful verification of the documents, MACRA issues a Type Approval Certificate valid indefinitely. If you have any questions regarding the homologation of equipment in Malawi, our experienced team will be happy to assist you.


Certificate example file for Malawi
Certificate example Malawi
Validity Period of Certification
∞ Months
Average lead time for radio type approval
5 Weeks
Certificate example (pdf, 499.30K)

Regulatory News for Malawi

  • 2020-07-09
    MACRA develops new Type Approval regulationsThe Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority MACRA is developing new Type Approval regulations. According to the draft regulations all electronic communication products require type approval. Products which already have a recognized approval from ITU Region 1. e.g. have a CE... »read more
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General Information about Malawi

Country calling Code
Country Code ISO 3166-2
Country Code ISO 3166-3
Alternate Country Names
Republic of Malawi, Malawi, Malavi, Малави, マラウイ, 말라위

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WirelessHD 60 GHz

WLAN 2.4GHz, 3 GHz, 5 GHz, 10 GHz

Bluetooth 2.4 GHz

Zigbee 868 MHz, 2.4 GHz

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Market Access for Malawi

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