Tablet & Lithium Battery

Vietnam MIC Type Approval for Tablet and applied Lithium battery


ProductTablet & Lithium Battery

Pursuant to Circular 42/2016/TT-BTTTT of MIC Vietnam– Regulations on list of radio, wireless, telecommunication devices and information technologies equipment (ITE) subjected to MIC Type Approval and Declaration of Conformity, tablet with radio interfaces like 3G / 4G / LTE or Wifi is subjected to MIC Vietnam Type Approval, Declaration of Conformity certification. Importer also has to obtain import permit from Vietnam Telecomunication Authority (VNTA).

 1. Applicable regulations.

Depends on specifications, Tablet 2G/3G/4G and WIFI (a/b/g/n/ac) could be regulated by the follows Vietnam national technical regulations:

– QCVN 12:2015/BTTTT (EN 301 511 and TS 151 010-1)

– QCVN 86:2015/BTTTT (EN 301 489-7)

– QCVN 15:2015/BTTTT (EN 301 908-1 and EN 301 908-2)

– QCVN 47:2015/BTTTT (RF for LTE – no ETSI standard equivalent)

– QCVN 54:2011/BTTTT (EN 300 328)

– QCVN 65:2013/BTTTT (EN 301 893)

– QCVN 18:2014/BTTTT (EN 301 489-1)

– QCVN 101:2016/BTTTT – item 2.6 (IEC 62133 – required for Lithium battery DoC only)

Technical regulations required in additional since July 01, 2018 (regulated by Circular 18/2017/TT-BTTTT)

– QCVN 112:2017/BTTTT (EN 301 489-17)


Application Dosier

Type Approval certification procedures and requirements for tablet

Required documents to apply for tablet Type Approval as follows:

–   Type approval application form

–   A copy of Vietnam business license of applicant

–   Product specifications sheet or product data sheet

–   Product photos

–   Eligible test reports issued by local laboratories or oversea laboratories recognized by MIC Vietnam under MRA

A Verification and Certification Center of Viet Nam Telecommunications Authority (VNTA) shall review the application dossier and issue Type Approval certificate within 2 weeks if the application complies with MIC Vietnam and VNTA regulations.

Click here to preview the type approval certificate on RF functions for a tablet.

Declaration of Conformity and VNTA Import Permit process

After obtaining Type Approval certificate for tablet, applicant has to prepare a Declaration of Conformity dossier and apply again to VNTA for DoC.

Required documents for Declaration of Conformity as follows:

– Declaration of Conformity form

– A copy of type approval certificate of tablet

– Product specifications sheet or product data sheet

– A copy of Business license of applicant

– DoC certificate of applied lithium battery or full required technical documents and IEC 62133 reports for applied lithium battery

– ICT Mark of applicant (TA mandatory type ICT Mark with both “NAME” and “CODE”)

– TCVN 7189:2009 (CISPR 22 / EN 55022) will be required for Tablet DoC from 01-April-2018.