Vietnam import requirement of Led lighting (Hs code 9405)

HS code: refer to 9405

Requirements

‘Pursuant to the annex of the Government’s Decree No. 69/2018 / ND-CP , the product  is not banned from import and export , the product exclude in the list of goods banned from import or export.
According to Article 2 of decision no.04/2017/QD-TTg, it will be made Energy labeling  Before putting means and equipment into the market ( non-mandatory for: LED light bulbs, electric kettles until December 31, 2019 inclusive).
National  Standard for Led light:
1. TCVN 8782:2017 , IEC 62560:2015 – Self-ballasted LED-lamps for general lighting services by voltage > 50 V-Safety specifications
2. TCVN 8783:2015 -IEC 62612:2013 -Self-ballasted LED lamps for general lighting services with supply voltages > 50 V -Performance requirements

Therefore, The product shall be imported normally.

Customs Procedure   :

According to  clause 5 , 6 , 7 of article 1 of Circular No. 39/2018/TT-BTC and article no. 18 of  Circular No. 38/2015/TT-BTC specifies on Dossiers of import procedures.

Since December 31, 2019,  LED light bulbs, electric kettles must be made Energy labeling  Before putting means and equipment into the market. Procedure of Energy labeling is as below:

According to Article 5 and 6 of Circular no. 36/2016/TT-BCT:
“Article 5. Registration of energy labeling
1. Before putting means and equipment into the market, the enterprise that produces or import such means and equipment shall make an application for registration of energy labeling and send it to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
2. An application for registration of energy labeling includes:
a) A declaration of energy labeling for means and equipment using energy, which clearly state that the enterprise applies for registration of either comparative label or endorsement label using the form in Appendix 1;
b) The test results provided by a testing laboratory for product model;
c) A document establishing the eligibility of the foreign laboratory (in case of testing of energy labeling conducted by a foreign testing laboratory);
d) Expected energy label model.
3. The applicant for registration of energy labeling may either submit the application online on the website of the Ministry of Industry and Trade or submit the application directly or by post to the Ministry of Industry and Trade. Where the above-mentioned documents prescribed in Clause hereof are in foreign languages, they must be translated into Vietnamese and notarized.
Article 6. Energy labeling
1. After the application for registration of energy labeling is submitted to the Ministry of Industry and Trade, the applicant may self-conduct the energy labeling in accordance with the declaration of energy labeling for the registered product. The applicant must take responsibility for the accuracy and truthfulness of declared information in the declaration of energy labeling and information displayed on the energy labels.
2. Energy labels are used consistently in accordance with provisions of the Ministry of Industry and Trade, forms, specifications of energy labels prescribed in Appendix 2 of this Circular.
3. An energy label must at least contain:
a) Abbreviated or full name of the manufacturer/importer;
b) The code of means and equipment;
c) Information on energy consumption rate;
d) Applicable standards or regulations.
4. The applicant may select electronic energy labels for means and equipment in accordance with the use of electronic energy labels or other energy labels for the purposes of energy labeling.
5. Energy label pasted on the means and equipment with suitable size is changed its size with increasing or decreasing ratio, not misleading, obscuring, or affecting information recorded on labels under the law provisions.

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