UPDATE August 2013:

New Edition – NMX-J-521/1-ANCE-2012 “Household and Similar Electrical Appliances – Safety – Part 1: General Requirements.” (Cancel NMX-J-521/1-ANCE-2005)

Mexico, D.F., August 23, 2013 – UL de México, S. A. de C. V. informs you that on April 22, 2013 was published in the Official Gazette, the Declaration of use of Mexican standard NMX-J-521/1-ANCE-2012 “Household and Similar Electrical Appliances – Safety – Part 1: General Requirements”, which will be an effective date on the following terms:

STAGE CLAUSES / CHAPTERS EFFECTIVE DATE

1

All, except clauses indicate in stages 2, 3 and 4

10.19.2013

2

19.14, 19.15, 22.48, 22.49, 22.50, 22.51, 24.7 and 30.1

04.22.2014

3

19.11.1, 19.11.2, 19.11.3, 22.46 and chapters 14 and 29

04.22.2015

4

19.11.4.1, 19.11.4.2, 19.11.4.3, 19.11.4.4, 19.11.4.5, 19.11.4.6 and 19.11.4.7

04.22.2016

Please consider the following as we move forward with this standard update:

  1. UL will receive requests of product certification related to NOM-003-SCFI-2000 “Electric Products – Safety Specifications”, Section 2 – Household and Similar Electrical Appliances (NMX-J-521/1-ANCE-2005) standard until October 10, 2013.
  2. Test Reports issued towards NMX-J-521/1-ANCE-2005 standard, whether they are related to new certification services or surveillance process (verification), could be submitted and will be received until October 10, 2013.
  3. All corrective actions, clarifications or answers to notifications issued by UL de Mexico, S. A. de C. V. and related to test reports issued to NMX-J-521/1-ANCE-2005 (for projects in analysis stage) may be submitted and will be received at UL until October 10, 2013.
  4. In case you have already received a Compliance Letter issued to confirm compliance with the NMX-J-521/1-ANCE-2005 standard, such letter could be used to re-certify your products under the same standard, as long as the corresponding request is submitted to UL before October 17, 2013.

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