Appliances burning gaseous fuels


National legislation

Ordinance on the Implementation Regulation (EU) 2016/426 on appliances burning gaseous fuels
Official Gazette, No. 66/2018

Legal basis

Act on Technical Requirements for Products and Conformity Assessment
(NN 126/2021)

EU legislation 

Regulation (EU) 2016/426 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 9 March 2016 on appliances burning gaseous fuels and repealing Directive 2009/142/EC (Text with EEA relevance)

Competent authority

Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development
Phone: 00385-1-610-9735

Scope of national rule

Regulation (EU) 2016/426 applies to appliances and fittings, and thus the Ordinance.

‘appliances’ means appliances burning gaseous fuels used for cooking, refrigeration, air-conditioning, space heating, hot water production, lighting or washing, and also forced draught burners and heating bodies to be equipped with such burners;

´fittings’ means safety devices, controlling devices or regulating devices and sub-assemblies thereof, designed to be incorporated into an appliance or to be assembled to constitute an appliance;

Main requirements that the business user needs to know about

Appliances shall only be made available on the market and put into service if, when normally used, they comply with this Regulation.

Fittings shall only be made available on the market if they comply with this Regulation.

National rule

In accordance with the regulations governing the technical requirements for products, manufacturers must ensure that the instructions and safety data are in Croatian. Safety information must be in Croatian.

List of harmonised standards

Catalogue of Croatian Standards

Notified bodies - Nando

Accredited bodies

Market Surveillance Authority

State Inspectorate

Link to the TRIS database

In the TRIS database you can look up the notification of the technical rule