Testing Laboratories, Inspection Bodies and Certification Bodies / Notified Bodies
Recognition of testing laboratories, inspection bodies and certification bodies (PÜZ-Stellen) under the Building Codes of the German federal states (Landesbauordnungen)
Notification of bodies under Regulation (EU) No 305/2011 (Construction Products Regulation, CPR)
To ensure that construction products are manufactured properly, the relevant national or European provisions may prescribe the involvement of testing laboratories, inspection bodies and/or certification bodies or of testing laboratories and/or (product) certification bodies respectively. Depending on the applicable legislation, these bodies either need to be recognised in accordance with the Building Codes of the German federal states (Landesbauordnungen) or notified in accordance with the EU Construction Products Regulation (CPR). For further information or to obtain the necessary application forms and documents, please follow the links to the respective subpages on the left.