Korea Agency for Technology and Standards- KATS Announced officially began to implement KC 62368-1:

KC 62368 can start accepting applications from now on, and the key points are as follows:


The Korean KC 62368-1 standard complies with the third edition of IEC 62368-1 (IEC 62368-1:2018). The transition period will end on December 31, 2022. During the transition period, you can continue to maintain or apply for new KC 60065, K 60950-1, and K 60950-22 certifications.


From January 1, 2023, the new certification can only comply with K C 62368-1; the existing KC 60065, K 60950-1, K 60950-22 certificates are still valid and are not mandatory to upgrade to KC 62368-1, but  as for the product structure When there is a change that needs to be reported, it will be mandatory to upgrade to KC 62368-1.


The existing factory inspection remains unchanged every two years.