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American Certification Body


Application Forms, Documents and Certification Memos

Please note that some of the ACB forms use Microsoft Office Macros. If prompted, please enable macros to enable the full functionality of the document. Please contact us if you have any questions.

Test Reports and Test Data Acceptance for Certification

View the details of test report and test data acceptance.

Certification Resources

Certification Resources and Links to Standards

Certification Guides and Checklist

FCC/ISED Canada - Checklist and Information for FCC/ISED Certification Applications - updated 5/29/2017

Japan - Application Guide for Certification

Forms and Letters

ACB Credit Card Form

Credit Card Payment Form


Form 731 for FCC Applications
posted 4/20/2018

Form Letters for FCC Applications: FCC Letters
posted 2/28/2018

ISED Canada (formerly Industry Canada)

Note: The ISED/IC Application Form currently available on the ACB website has been modified to include the REL listing acknowledgement. As a result, when using current versions of the Form, it is no longer necessary to submit a separate REL Listing acknowledgement letter.
ISED/IC Application form
posted 6/17/2018

Test Report Cover Sheet
posted 5/18/2018

Modular Device Approval Attestation (as needed)
posted 9/16/2016

All Application form Letters for ISED (formerly Industry Canada) as a single document:
IC Letters
posted 9/12/2016

All Application form Letters for ISED (formerly Industry Canada) as individual documents:
Authority Letter posted 9/12/2016
Canadian Rep Letter posted 9/12/2016
Confidentiality Letter posted 9/12/2016
RSS-102 Attestation posted 9/12/2016

European Radio Equipment Directive Notified Body Services Application forms

Review and Certificate - RED
posted 1/9/2018

European EMC Notified Body Services Application forms

Review and Certificate – EMCD
posted 6/23/2016

Radio Equipment Directive Declaration of Conformity
2014/53/EU DoC

Example of Declaration of Conformity (DoC)
posted 8/18/2017

NB applications authorization letter template

ACB NB Application Form Letters NB Authority Letter.doc
posted 9/13/2017


Application Form - posted 5/24/2018

Application Form Letters - version date 1/27/2011

Statement of Quality System and Confirmation Method Example

Technical Type Specification Form #1, #2, #3, #4, #5

Form 1: Land Mobile
Form 2: Radio Navigation/Radio Location
Form 3: Specified Low Power Datacomm, WiLAN*
Form 4: Amateur and 27, 150, 400, 900 MHz
Form 5: Earth Station (fixed and portable)

*Note: Certain devices in this category must also comply with Japan Telecommunications Business Law. Please contact ACB for assistance.

Search for Certified Devices for Japan

Hong Kong

Form Letters for HK Approvals

Authority Letter

Common Documents

ISED Canada (formerly Industry Canada) Certification Summary

ACB's Review Policy and Procedure

SAR Reminder Sheet

Example DFS passive scan letter

EU Radio Equipment Directive (RED) Harmonized Standards

American Certification Body (ACB) Memorandums

FCC and ISED Labeling Format - FCC and ISED Labeling Format
posted 4/5/2018

How to Obtain FCC Grantee Codes and Canada CN Numbers - FCC / ISED - Grantee Code & CN Codes
posted 4/5/2018

How to Make Grantee Code Information Changes - Grantee Code Changes FCC
posted 4/5/2018

Short Term Confidentiality - Short Term Vs Standard Confidentiality Memo
posted 4/5/2018

TCB Code of Practice

TCB Program Roles and Responsibilites from the

ACB Credentials

American Certification Body, Inc. Credentials and Certificates


Full Document List

Please take note of file sizes. Large documents may take a moment to open and  download.

File Name File Size
-Offical-Fed-Register-Notice-5ghz-UNII-Changes.pdf 0.19 MB
0606-fcc-public-notice-DA-06-1215A1.pdf 0.12 MB
2007-02_rttemsreport_srd.pdf 0.15 MB
A1-Certification-Agreement-Terms-and-Conditions.pdf 0.06 MB
ACB-Application-Checklist.doc 0.26 MB
ACB-credit-card-payment-form.doc 0.04 MB
ACB-Form-731.doc 0.55 MB
ACB-Form-FCC-Application-Letters.doc 0.05 MB
ACB-Form-FCC-Application-Letters.docx 0.03 MB
ACB-Form-IC-Application-Letters.doc 0.19 MB
ACB-HK-Application-Letters.doc 0.12 MB
ACB-IC-Application-Form-Letters-Authority-Letter.doc 0.04 MB
ACB-IC-Application-Form-Letters-Canadian-Rep-Letter.doc 0.03 MB
ACB-IC-Application-Form-Letters-Confidentiality-Letter.doc 0.03 MB
ACB-IC-Application-Form-Letters-RSP-100-Annex-D-Only.doc 0.06 MB
ACB-IC-Application-Form-Letters-RSS-102.doc 0.16 MB
ACB-IC-Application-Form-Letters.doc 0.18 MB
ACB-IC-Application-Form.doc 0.36 MB
ACB-IC-Test-Report-Cover-Sheet.doc 0.41 MB
ACB-NB-Application-Form-Letters-NB-Authority-Letter.doc 0.05 MB
ACB-NB-REDAPP201453.doc 0.52 MB
ACB-Notified-Body-EMCAPP201430-160418V1-ACB-Notified-Body-EU-type-examination-certification-application-form.doc 0.10 MB
ACB-Review-Policy-And-Procedure.pdf 0.03 MB
ATCB CAB 2004.pdf 0.40 MB
Australian-EMC-Requirements.pdf 1.26 MB
China_EU_Presentation_December_7_2003.ppt 0.74 MB
DC01e-issue-4-March-2010.pdf 0.21 MB
ERC_Report-25-European-Frequency-Allocations.pdf 2.23 MB
example-DFS-passive-scan-letter.pdf 0.73 MB
Example-of-declaration-of-conformity(DoC).pdf 0.37 MB
fcc-03-287a1-UNII-Changes.pdf 0.33 MB
FCC-05-42A1-UNII-Extension-Announcment.pdf 0.12 MB
FCC-06-96A1.pdf 0.62 MB
FCC-Form-740.pdf 0.04 MB
FCC-NEWS-DOC-253125A1final-101404.pdf 0.10 MB
FCC-PUBLIC-NOTICE-DA-04-2253A1-1-101204.pdf 0.09 MB
FCC-Regulations-ATCB.ppt 3.70 MB
Industry-Canada-Certification-Summary.pdf 0.02 MB
itu-r-ghz-allocations-and-requirements.doc 0.07 MB
Japan-market-entry2k-eng.pdf 0.26 MB
KDB 610077 Post Market Surv D01 V05 R01 072210.pdf 0.05 MB
Memo-Short-Term-Vs-Standard-Confidentiality.pdf 0.35 MB
Memorandum-Regarding-FCC-and-ISED-Labeling-Format.pdf 2.11 MB
Memorandum-Regarding-FCC-Grantee-Code-ISED-CN-Codes.pdf 0.39 MB
Memorandum-Regarding-Grantee-Code-Changes-FCC.pdf 0.35 MB
NOTICE-2012-DRS0126_Receiver.pdf 0.01 MB
PN-OET-Clarified-Emission-Mask-Measurements-for-DTV-Transmitters.doc 0.05 MB
Radiation Hazards from Transmitters.doc 0.04 MB
SAR-Reminder-Sheet.doc 0.07 MB
TCB DFS Q&A w_FCC.doc 0.03 MB
TCB DFS Q&A w_FCC.pdf 0.02 MB
TCBC-Policy-080404.pdf 0.05 MB
wrc-pdd-resolutions.doc 0.05 MB

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