Market Approval for Colombia

Market access in Colombia - certification by cetecom advanced

For a market approval in Colombia, the requirements of the local authority CRC have to be observed, which is mainly based on the principles of an FCC certification combined with national requirements.

CRC certification

After successful approval by the CRC (Comisión de Regulación de Comunicaciones) , products with radio technologies are permanently approved for the market in Colombia, whereby devices using cellular technology must also be provided with an approval label.

Basic information on the
market approval for

Country Colombia
Continent South America
Approval Scheme CRC
Based on National/FCC
Duration of approval Permanent
Approval label required? Yes, for products with cellular technology
Local representative required? No
Local testing required? No
ISO2 Code CO
Time zone GMT -5
Official language Spanish
Area code +57
Currency Colombian Peso

Responsible authorities in Colombia

Responsible for the market approval of devices with radio technologies in Colombia:
Comisión de Regulación de Comunicaciones

Address: Calle 59 A bis No. 5 – 53 Edificio LINK Siete Sesenta Piso 9 Bogotá D.C.

Telephone: +56 225 888 000 / +57(1) 319-8300