Compliance & Product Regulatory ApproVals

EAEU will introduce smartphones and laptop marking 

The proposal of the Eurasian Economic Commission Council to identify telephone sets and portable computer equipment weighing up to 10 kg with marking measures will take effect on November 9, in compliance with the regulation specified in Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) Decision No. 110, dated September 27, 2023.  The EAEU allows member states to develop […]

Indonesia has announced public consultation on Non-cellular Low power wide area network equipment. 

SDPPI launched a public consultation on Technical Standards for Non-Cellular Low Power Wide Area Network Telecommunications Equipment on November 7, 2023.  To protect the public from possible losses arising from the use of non-cellular low power wide area network telecommunications equipment, as well as to ensure connectivity in telecommunications networks, the Directorate General of Post […]

SAR Testing Implementation Update

The Directorate General of Resources and Equipment of Post and Information Technology (SDPPI) opened the Regulatory Implementation Plan for Specific Absorption Rate (SAR) Tests for Telecommunication Devices in Indonesia for public opinion on January 4, 2023.  Further to this regulatory update Indonesia’s (SDPPI) has revised the schedule for local SAR testing implementation.  SDPPI conducted another […]

The SDPPI of Indonesia announced a public consultation regarding the implementation of SAR testing on telecom devices.

Stakeholder input collection for the regulatory implementation plan for the implementation of SPECIFIC ABSORPTION RATE (SAR) tests on Indonesian communication devices.   The Regulatory Implementation Plan for Specific Absorption Rate (SAR) Tests on Telecommunication Devices in Indonesia was opened for public comment on January 4, 2023, by the Directorate General of Resources and Equipment of […]

Praveen Rao

CEO & Technical Director, C-PRAV Group: Australia, New Zealand, India & Canada 

C-PRAV Labs & Certifications 

Professional engineering experience of 30+ years with technical and managerial skills obtained from professional degree, courses, and hands-on experience, while working with organizations and companies involved in Design & Development, Testing, Inspection, Certification and Compliance (TICC). 

Management of electrical/electronic products & systems Testing and Certifications for Global markets in Consumer, Industrial, IT, Telecom, Defence, Medical, and Automotive Industries. Overall advisory for Standards, Regulations, Testing and Certifications for Global Market Access (GMA). 

  • ISO/IEC 17025 Lab Quality Management 
  • NATA Authorised Signatory (1995 to 2000) for EMC Testing 
  • NATA & IANZ Authorised Technical Assessor (current)
  • EMI/EMC, RF/Wireless, EMR-RF Exposure/SAR 
  • NATA Technical Assessors Advisory Committee (current) 
  • Current Chair of Australian EMC National Standards Committee 
  • Member of Australian National standards committees for Safety, Radio, RF Exp/SAR 
  • Represent Australia in International Standards committees like IEC, CISPR, IEEE 
  • Member of Telecommunications Certification Body Council, USA and European REDCA