Single Use (Lot-Based) Certificate : A Russian company should be specified as the importer of your products for the purpose of this certificate. This company purchases your products on the basis of a contract and these products in the specific quantity can be imported only with this certificate. It specifies the name of importer, place of production,
HS codes (customs tariff numbers) of the product, and date and number of the contract. It is valid only for once for a specific Russian importer and for the merchandise whose quantity and descriptions are given thereon.
1-Year Mass Production Certificate : It is issued on the basis of samples and documents without an expert visit and valid for 1 year. It is issued for mass production and functions in the same way as the 3-year certificates do.
3-Year Mass Production Certificate : It is issued for mass production for a period of 3 years upon an expert visit. This certificate is valid for customs clearance of all consignments performed in a period of 3 years upon its issuance and also for mandatory declarations at the local markets of Russia and Belarus. Annual surveys are required by the regulations for 3-year certificates.
GOST-R Certificate is required for use at
Russian Federation and Belarus customs (mandatory)
Retail Shops (for products sold in retail)
Constructions (to obtain an inhabitation license)
Production Facilities and Factories (to obtain a Work and Production Permit)
Places like industrial kitchens or laundries (to obtain an Operational License)
In addition to foregoing, a GOST-R Certificate, like an ISO or TSE one, contributes to the prestige of your company in Russian Federation, Belarus, Kazakhstan and other Turkic Republics.
GOST-R Certificate is legally valid for
Russian Federation and Belarus
GOST-R Certificate is effective in
Turkic Republics, Baltic States, Moldova and Caucasian Republics.
GOST-R Certificate is also classified as Mandatory and Optional :
The certificates obtained for such products must be presented to the Russian Federation customs.
It is not mandatory to present the certificates obtained for the products not listed below to the customs.