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For any marine equipment liable to registration, which is not included in the annex A.1 of the MED, a national approval can be issued by the BSH.
You can also apply for test report or declaration of conformity.

Please use the following application form:
Application for a test and test report, declaration of conformity or an approval of navigational and radio-communication equipment.


Please also note the following Guide (for filling out) - Electronic Forms.  (PDF)

This application form can either be

  • filled out online and printed as well as electronically stored, or
  • printed out first and then filled in by hand.



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If you have any additional questions, please e-mail
Ralf-Dieter Preuss or phone +49 40 3190 - 7300

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