The N mark is available to manufacturers of electrotechnical products, e.g.: IT Products; Laboratory Equipment; Household Appliances; Audio/Video Products; Luminaires and Electrical Accessories including 13A UK Plugs.
The N mark confirms that the product has undergone rigorous safety tests, to ensure protection from mechanical injury, burns and electric shock. In addition, the manufacturing site is also inspected and approved.
N mark approval requires compliance with the European EMC Directive, if applicable. Upon satisfactory completion of these requirements, the manufacturer is issued a licence to apply the N mark to his products.