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Introduction

Regulation No 305/2011/EEC 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 (hereinafter referred to as Regulation (EU) No 205/2011/EEC of the European Parliament and of the Council) takes effect 1 July 2013. This directly applicable EU legal act lays down conditions for the placing or making available on the market of construction products by establishing harmonised rules on how to express the performance of construction products in relation to their essential characteristics and on the use of CE marking on these products.

Under Article 10.1 of Regulation (EU) No 205/2011/EEC of the European Parliament and of the Council, Member States designate Product Contact Points for Construction pursuant to Article 9 of Regulation (EC) No 764/2008 laying down procedures relating to the application of certain national technical rules to products lawfully marketed in another Member State and repealing Decision No 3052/95/EB (full title with a link).

Product Contact Points for Construction provide information, using transparent and easily understandable terms, on the provisions within its territory aimed at fulfilling basic requirements for construction works applicable for the intended use of each construction product.

Manufacturers intending to make construction products available on the market of a specific Member State of the European Union shall evaluate basic requirements for construction works set forth in the country’s legislation taking into account the intended use of the construction product and identify which essential characteristics expressing the performance of construction products or other data are relevant and are to be declared in that state.

To facilitate small and medium-sized enterprises’ access to reliable and precise information on the above mentioned legislation effective in the Member State where they intend to place on the market their construction product, it is necessary to ensure the accessibility of such information in one place. It is the main function of the Product Contact Point for Construction.

Public enterprise “Enterprise Lithuania” has been delegated to perform the functions of the Product Contact Point for Construction in the Republic of Lithuania by Resolution of the Government of the Republic of Lithuania of 29 January 2013 No 82 on Amendment of Resolution of the Government of the Republic of Lithuania of 1 December 2010 No 1702 on Approval of the Description of the Procedure for the Activities of the Service and Product Contact Point and Cooperation Thereof with the Competent Institutions of the Republic of Lithuania (Official Gazette, 2013, No 13-619).

Please complete the inquiry form or use the contact information below to receive information provided by public enterprise “Enterprise Lithuania” as the Product Contact Point for Construction under Regulation (EU) No 205/2011/EEC of the European Parliament and of the Council:

Public Institution Enterprise Lithuania 
Point of Single Contact for Services and Products
A. Goštauto St. . 4, LT-01112 Vilnius, Lithuania
Telephone +370 5 219 4342
Mobile phone + 370 6 169 7357
email: s.ozelis@enterpriselithuania.com
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