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Radio equipment

Directive 2014/53/EU

Short name:

Radio equipment


Directive 2014/53/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 April 2014 on the harmonisation of the laws of the Member States relating to the making available on the market of radio equipment and repealing Directive 1999/5/EC Text with EEA relevance. Applicable as of 13 June 2016.
OJ L 153, 22.5.2014

Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2022/30 of 29 October 2021 supplementing Directive 2014/53/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to the application of the essential requirements referred to in Article 3(3), points (d), (e) and (f), of that Directive



Directives repealed:
(applicable until 12 June 2016)

Directive 1999/5/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on Radio Equipment and Telecommunications Terminal Equipment and the mutual recognition of their conformity.
OJ L 91 of 7 April 1999

According to Article 48 of the Directive 2014/53/EU, a transitional period between Directive 1999/5/EC and Directive 2014/53/EU has been granted, making Directive 1999/5/EC applicable at the choice of the economic operator until 12 June 2017

Guide for application:

European Commission contact point:

Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
Webpage for electrical and electronic engineering industries

For information about the content and availability of European standards, please contact the European Standardisation Organisations.


Publications in the Official Journal

Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2022/2191 of 8 November 2022 on the harmonised standards for radio equipment drafted in support of Directive 2014/53/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council - OJ L 289 of 10 November 2022

Summary list of titles and references of harmonised standards under Directive 2014/53/EU on radio equipment

The summary below consolidates the references of harmonised standards published by the Commission in the Official Journal of the European Union (OJ). It reproduces information already published in the L or C series of the OJ. It contains all references which, when the summary was generated, still provided a presumption of conformity together with references already withdrawn from the OJ.

The Commission services provide this summary for information purposes only. Although they take every possible precaution to ensure that the summary is updated regularly and is correct, errors may occur and the summary may not be complete at a certain point in time. The summary does not as such generate legal effects.