Market Approval for Uruguay

Market access in Uruguay - certification by cetecom advanced

In order to obtain market approval in Uruguay for a device with radio technologies, each manufacturer must obtain URSEC certification for the respective device.

URSEC certification

The URSEC certification is based on the FCC and the Radio Equipment Directive (RED) and is valid for 15 years.

Basic information on the
market approval for

Country Uruguay
Continent South America
Approval Scheme URSEC
Based on FCC/RED
Duration of approval 15 years
Approval label required? No
Local representative required? No
Local testing required? No
ISO2 Code UY
Time zone GMT -3
Official language Spanish
Area code +598
Currency Uruguayan Peso

Responsible authorities in Uruguay

Responsible for the market approval of devices with radio technologies in Uruguay:

Unidad Reguladora de Servicios de Comunicaciones

Av. Uruguay 988
11100 Montevideo
Departamento de Montevideo

Telephone: +598 2902 8082