Construction Products - Relevant Legislation and Authorised Representative Responsibility
Regulation (EU) No 305/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 9 March 2011 laying down harmonised conditions for the marketing of construction products and repealing Council Directive 89/106/EEC (OJ L 88, 4.4.2011, p. 5);
1. A manufacturer may appoint, by written mandate, an authorised representative.
The drawing up of technical documentation shall not form part of the authorised representative’s mandate.
2. An authorised representative shall perform the tasks specified in the mandate. The mandate shall allow the authorised representative to carry out at least the following tasks:
keep the declaration of performance and the technical documentation at the disposal of national surveillance authorities for the period referred to in Article 11(2);
further to a reasoned request from a competent national authority, provide that authority with all the information and documentation necessary to demonstrate the conformity of the construction product with the declaration of performance and compliance with other applicable requirements in this Regulation;
cooperate with the competent national authorities, at their request, on any action taken to eliminate the risks posed by construction products covered by the mandate of the authorised representative.