The Radio Equipment
Directive Compliance Association (REDCA)
The REDCA was formed under the requirements of the Radio
Equipment Directive 2014/53/EU specifically for Article
26.11 and Article 38 for Notified Bodies. Membership of this
association as listed on the Notified Body member’s page is
deemed to demonstrate compliance with these articles.
* See Note.
In this context REDCA publishes Technical Guidance Notes –
TGN that can be accessed by following the "Documents" menu
The REDCA provides a forum for people concerned with the
compliance of radio equipment with regulations and technical
standards in the European Economic Area, as well as in the
Countries that have a Mutual Recognition Agreement with the
EU, such as the USA, Canada, Japan, New Zealand and
of REDCA is open to all Radio Equipment Directive Notified
Bodies and any consulting, testing or manufacturing
organisation, as well as authorities or any other
organisation that is willing to follow the aims and
objectives set out in the Associations Rules and
Constitution. A guide on "How to apply for REDCA
Membership", an application form and a copy of the
Associations’ Rules can be found following the ”Documents”
menu tab above. The annual fee for REDCA Membership is €600.
Association meets twice a year in a location within the EEA.
All meetings are open for members only. These meetings are
ideal to discuss matters with important players in the field
such as representatives of the EU Commission, ECC, ETSI,
ADCO RED and authorities from MRA countries.
REDCA operates a mail server where only members can ask
questions that will trigger answers and comments from the
experts within the Association. These discussions provide
material to be stored on the protected database for future
reference by the members. Furthermore the Association has a
specific protected area on the CIRCABC website, operated by
the EU Commission, where all working documents are stored
for access by the members only.
further information about the Association or its activities,
please send a message to the REDCA Secretary.
For the information of accreditation bodies:
For accreditation assessments of Radio Equipment Directive
Notified Bodies; the Notified Body membership can be
verified on this website. If a Notified Body is not on this
list then they are not a member. Membership of the REDCA
specifically enables the Notified bodies for the Radio
Equipment Directive to demonstrate their compliance with
Article 26.11 and Article 38.