The EMC Directive



EMC Directive requirements

The EMC Directive states the following basic EMC protection requirements:

The Directive was originally brought about to protect broadcast receivers from interference from unwanted signals.


The new EMC Directive (2014/30/EU) was published in the Official Journal and came into force on the 20th April 2016 and replaced the previous directive without a transition period.

This will have little effect for manufacturers apart from: