Activities Concerning Mandatory Certification - Directive 2014/28/EU Explosives for Civil Uses

The Central Mining Institute has obtained the status of a notified body within the scope of directive 2014/28/EU concerning explosives for civil uses. As part of the obtained notification, GIG performs product conformity assessment within the full scope of the directive, including in accordance with the following modules:

  • EU-type examination,
  • Conformity to type based on internal production control and supervised product checks at random intervals,
  • Conformity to type based on quality assurance of the production process,
  • Conformity to type based on product quality assurance,
  • Conformity to type based on product verification,
  • Conformity based on unit verification.
Products Procedures Articles/Annexes
Explosives for civil uses, defined as materials and articles
considered to be explosives in the UN Recommendations on
the Transport of Dangerous Goods (TDG) and falling within
class 1 of those recommendations, but excluding explosives
intended for use by the armed forces or the police, pyrotechnic
articles and ammunition.
EU-type examination (Module B)
Internal production control plus supervised product checks at random intervals (Module C2)
Production process quality
assurance (Module D)
Product quality assurance (Module E)
Product verification (Module F)
Unit verification (Module G)
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Forms

Application for EU type examination certificate (Module B), for certificate of conformity to type based on internal production control plus supervised product checks at random intervals (Module C2), for certificate of conformity to type based on product verification (Module F), for certificate of conformity to type based on unit verification (Module G), supplementation of certificate (we are currently updating this section of our website).

Application for conformity assessment of the manufacturer’s quality system of explosive materials intended for civil use (we are currently updating this section of our website).

Issued Certificates

List of CE Marks issued by the Polish Explosives Notified Body (GIG) under the Directive 2014/28/EU download PDF

List of CE Marks issued by the Polish Explosives Notified Body (GIG) under the Directive 93/15/EEC download PDF

List of Notified Bodies in The European Union

For current list of Notified Bodies in the European Union click here.