Radio equipment

Directive 2014/53/EU sets out rules for putting radio equipment on the EU internal market. It aims to keep pace with the growing number and variety of radio equipment devices and ensure that they do not interfere with each other and respect essential health and safety requirements.

Legal acts repealed:

Directive 1999/5/EC

Previous guidelines:

Guide to the Radio Equipment Directive 2014/53/EU - 19 May 2017

Guide to the R&TTE Directive 1999/5/EC - 20 April 2009

Guidance on Article 10 (10) of RED (Directive 2014/53/EU) - 5 November 2020

Information sheet on obligations associated with the placing of radio equipment on the market (RED) - 1 July 2020

Common statement on traceability requirements - 15 May 2020

Information sheet on obligations associated with the placing of radio equipment on the market (Directive 2014/53/EU) - 7 May 2020

National language requirements of the national implementation of the Radio Equipment Directive (RED 2014/53/EU) - 1 May 2020

Impact Assessment on Increased Protection of Internet-Connected Radio Equipment and Wearable Radio Equipment - 15 April 2020

Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2019/320 of 12 December 2018 supplementing of Directive 2014/53/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to the application of the essential requirements referred to in Article 3(3)(g) of that Directive in order to ensure caller location in emergency communications from mobile devices - 25 February 2019

Commission Implementing Regulation specifying how to present the information provided for in Article 10(10) of Directive 2014/53/EU - 20 July 2017

Annexes to the Commission Implementing Regulation specifying how to present the information provided for in Article 10(10) of Directive 2014/53/EU - 20 July 2017

Radio Equipment Directive (RE-D): FAQs on Directive 2014/53/EU - May 2017

Commission staff working document - Executive summary of the impact assessment - 17 October 2012

Commission staff working document - Impact assessment - 17 October 2012