Ecodesign status: Final regulation

Labelling status: Coming products

278/2009: Battery chargers and external power supplies

Last updated: 14 December 2018

Proposed revised ecodesign requirements for this product group can be found here.

Existing requirements for external power supplies include most stand-alone AC/AC and AC/DC devices with a rated power up to 250 Watts and were introduced in two stages: 2010 and 2011.

Date Process Key documents
2015-04 WD and updated assessment report submitted

Draft WD for external power supplies (doc)
Updated assessment report (pdf)
Explanatory notes (pdf)

2009-04 Regulation entered into force

Final regulation (pdf)

None Archived documents

Archived documents (zip)