Declarations of Performance for Ironmongery...
1st July 2013
CE marking and the
availability of Declarations of Performance (DoP) become
a mandatory legal requirement under the Construction
Products Regulation in UK for any product manufactured
or imported, placed on the market on or after this date,
if it falls under the scope of a harmonised (BS EN)
standards as follows:
BS EN 12209
This applies to ALL locks and
latches Ė tubular, mortise, rim. If it locks
or latches a fire or escape doors, it must be CE marked.
BS EN 14846
This applies to ALL
electro-mechanical locks and strikes on fire
or escape doors. They must be CE marked.
BS EN 1935
If itís a single axis hinge
for hanging a fire or escape doors, it must be CE
BS EN 1154,
BS EN 1155,
BS EN 1158 If itís a
door closer; electro magnetic hold open device; or
coordinator (door selector) for a fire doors,
it must be CE marked.
BS EN 1125
If itís a panic bar
for an Escape Door, it must be CE marked.
BS EN 179
If itís a push pad or emergency
escape lever/lockset, for a fire or escape
door, it must be CEmarked.
It will be illegal to sell ANY
product in these categories that is not fully CE
certified with a DoP available.
CBS (Midlands) Ltd. will ensure that all their
Supply Chain Partners/Manufacturers meet the criteria,
and, are able to provide documentation.
Ltd. will supply either an electronic or paper
copy of the relevant DoP upon request. Please call the
office on 01384 254 015 if you require further