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The National Measurement Office (NMO) Enforcement Authority is responsible for enforcing a wide range of European legislation throughout the UK.

NMO operates a well respected national Market Surveillance Authority, that aims to support businesses and follows the principles of the Regulators' Code, within the following areas of legislation:

  • Restriction of the Use of Certain Hazardous Substances in Electrical and Electronic Equipment (RoHS)
  • Batteries and Accumulators (Placing on the Market)
  • Energy Related Products (ERP)
  • Energy Labelling (ELF)
  • European Union Timber Regulation (EUTR)
  • Energy Labelling of Tyres

The activities of the NMO  Enforcement Team during 2011 to 2012 attributed to an impact equivalent saving in the region of £25 million benefitting both consumers and the environment.

More detailed information on the NMO as a market surveillance authority, including our enforcement methodologies, what we do and our annual report can be found via the About us tab on the left hand side.

You can also contact us via the Enquiries tab on the left hand side.

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