JIS Mark system is very effective for your business not only in Japan but in other countries.
We are looking forward to your JIS Mark application, and hope the growth and prosperity of your company.
You need to verify that your products meet with all the requirements specified by the related JIS.
Monthly production of concerning product during recent 6 months, record of quality management and test data are necessary documents for application.
Please look at the chart below.
The flow of JIS Mark Certification
JIS standards you should prepare
We ask companies applying for JIS Mark Certification closely study JIS Q 1001(Conformity assessment -- Conformity assessment for Japanese Industrial Standards -- General guidance on a third-party certification system for products) which defines application process, audit method etc.
For testing, JIS Q 17025(General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories) is an essential standard you should remember.
Lastly and most importantly, some relating JIS standards to your product should be prepared.
Note :You can purchase JIS standards from the Japanese Standards Association (JSA).
Application form and documents
When you apply JIS mark certification, please submit documents listed below. We need original and duplicate.(If you choose Criteria（B） on application form, you should attach “ISO9001 certificate[duplicate]”)
1. APPLICATION FOR CERTIFICATION OF JIS MARKING
2. The quality control implementation condition[*a][*b]
3. The company standard (Intracompany regulations) or other information on manufacture or processing present quoted by application form (we need one duplicate of documents).
4. Result of preliminary tests(Type Inspection tests)
5. A part of quality control data of product（Any type of data during manufacturing process is acceptable.）
You can download the FILE of “APPLICATION FOR CERTIFICATION OF JIS MARKING “and “The quality control implementation condition”. [*c]
Form“APPLICATION FOR CERTIFICATION OF JIS MARKING “and “The quality control implementation condition”
■APPLICATION PRESENTATION DESTINATION
JL Nihonbashi Building 8F
1-10-15 Nihonbashi-Horidomecho,Chuo-ku, Tokyo, 103-0012 Japan
Product Certification Headquarters,
Japan Testing Center for Construction Materials(JTCCM)
*a: This document has these matters listed below.
(1) The matters related to the factory or work yard
(2) The matters about designated commodity for which certification is applied
(3) The matters on quality control system
・Company standardization and Quality control system (Form A)
・Overview of Quality control system based on JIS Q 9001(Form B)
・The matters on the quality, inspection and storage of industrial products （Form 1）
・The matters on the raw materials of industrial products （Form 2）
・The matters on the control items of each process and its control method, quality characteristics and its inspection method, and operation method （Form 3）
・The matters on the control items of the manufacturing facility or processing facility and inspection facility （Form 4）
・The matters on the control items of the test and inspection equipments （Form 5）
・The matters on the subcontract management （Form 6）
・The matters on complaint handling （Form７）
（4）Control outline concerning marking of JIS Mark, etc. and supplementary information (Form 8)
（5）Working experience and trained history of the quality control manager (Form9)
*b: When you fill out “the quality control implementation condition”, please refer to “Factory audit manual for products certification” and “Annex Product test guideline”.
If you need to get “Factory audit manual for products certification” and “Annex Product test guideline” please contact to Product Certification Headquarters.
*c: This is an example of application. When you fill out, please make “ex” fit your company’s rules, standards,regulations, procedure or etc.
Application for certification of JIS marking
Form1-7(The quality control implementation condition)
Form8-9 and A/B(The quality control implementation condition)
|Our company has a similar product certification of foreign countries such as EN or ASTM.
Is this certification simply utilized in Japan for JIS certification or is there any additional condition?
|There are many different product standards in the world.
At the moment, the "Japan Industrial Standardization Law" stipulated that JIS product certification is solely obtained through formal audit/product test by the government accredited certification body(such as JTCCM).
|How many auditors and days are expected for onsite audit?
|Normally, 2 auditors will carry out 2 days onsite audit for a foreign plant.
If you apply certification of 2 or more products, additional audit time may be required.
|Where can I get JIS standards in English?
|You can buy it from the Japanese Standards Association(JSA).
Unfortunately, there are some JIS standards which are not translated in English.
Product Certification Headquarters