What product types are currently affected by SABER?

SASO (Saudi Arabia Standards Organisation) has already implemented and enforced Technical Regulations for the below product categories and stipulated their Product & Shipment Certificates of Conformity must only be processed using the new online SABER platform (rather than the traditional SASO Certificate of Conformity):

Regulation Implementation Date
Technical Regulation for Gas Appliances and their Accessories 01/01/2019
Gulf Technical Regulation for Children’s toys 01/04/2019
Gulf Technical Regulation for low voltage Electrical Equipments and Appliances 01/04/2019
Technical Regulation for Lubricating Oils 01/04/2019
Technical Regulation for Building Materials Part 1 : The Sectors of Metals and their Alloys for Buildings and Constructions 15/06/2019
Technical Regulation for Building Materials Part 2: Insulation and Cladding Materials 15/06/2019
Technical Regulation for Building Materials Part 3: Hydraulic Bonding and Related Products 15/06/2019
Technical Regulation for Building Materials Part 4: Bricks, Tiles, Ceramics, Sanitaryware and Related Products 15/06/2019
Technical Regulation for Electrical Lifts Used in Buildings and Facilities 15/06/2019
Technical regulation for Paints (Pigments) and Varnishes 01/08/2019
Technical Regulation for Electrical Self-Balancing Boards (Scooter) 01/08/2019
Technical Regulation for Biodegradable Plastic Products 01/08/2019
Technical Regulation for Truck Barriers 01/08/2019
Technical regulation for Electrical Batteries 01/08/2019
Technical Regulation for Auto Spare Parts 01/11/2019
Technical Regulation for personal protective equipment and clothing 01/11/2019
Technical Regulation for Detergents 01/12/2019
Technical Regulation for Trailers and Semi-Trailers 01/12/2019
Technical Regulation for Textile Products 01/12/2019
Technical Regulations for Small Scale Solar PV Systems 01/12/2019
Technical Regulation for Electrical Vehicles 15/01/2020
Technical Regulation for Telecommunications Devices 15/01/2020
Technical Regulation for Simple Pressure Devices 15/01/2020
Technical Regulation for games and devices of Amusement Parks 15/01/2020
Technical regulation for Jewelery Decorations and Accessories 15/01/2020
Technical Regulation for Doors and Windows 15/01/2020
Technical Regulation for Shoes and Leathers 15/01/2020
Technical Regulation for Fireworks 15/01/2020
Technical Regulation for Packaging 15/01/2020
Technical Regulation for Building Materials Part 5 : Tubes and Pipes used in water, electricity and Gas networks 15/01/2020
Technical regulation for food safety in tools and appliances used in the kitchen 15/01/2020
Technical Regulation for Adhesive Materials, Tapes, Glue and Related Products 15/01/2020
Technical Regulation for Fire Fighting Equipments and Materials 15/01/2020
Technical Regulation for Paper and Related Products 15/01/2020
Technical Regulation for Machinery Safety Part 1: Portable and Oriented Machines 15/01/2020
Gulf Technical Regulation for Tiers 15/01/2020
Technical Regulation for Electronic Devices Used in Electronic Smoking Systems 15/01/2020
Technical Regulation for Motorcycle 15/01/2020

* Last updated: 7th January 2020

How can XDS Solutions assist?

Specialising in Saudi Arabian customs clearance with a vast amount of experience with the SASO program, the team of experts at XDS Solutions can handle everything from Product Registration to Shipment Certificate of Conformity (CoC) – ensuring compliance, avoiding additional workload and offering the simplest SABER solution on the market.

Expert use of the SABER system with assistance from XDS Solutions will ensure you benefit from rapid processing and issuance of Certificates of Conformity and a reduction in the time it takes importing your products through Saudi customs.

XDS Solutions can offer a fully managed SABER solution. Customers benefit from reduced costs, increased efficiency and expert advice. Throughout the change from SASO to SABER, XDS Solutions are your supplier offering a certificate of conformity package tailored to your requirements.

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