The Joint Cooperation Agreement culminates an extensive project within the WP6 Ex Sector, in cooperation with IECEx as well as the beginning of coordinated activities between IEC, UNECEC and IECEx with the aim of ensuring that IECEx Certification provides for real economic benefits by reducing wasteful duplication of testing and assessment while preserving the necessary level of safety for the community.



The Joint Cooperation Agreement between OIML and IECEx provides a Term of Reference "To explore areas for collaboration in an effort to prevent duplication by making use of existing deliverables in the field of “Ex” and provide proposals for consideration by both OIML and IECEx”