Ecodesign status: Final regulation

Labelling status: Final regulation

813/2013 and 811/2013: Space and combination heaters

Last updated: 20 November 2015

Ecodesign requirements and labelling regulations for space and combination heaters entered into force in September 2013.

The scope of the ecodesign regulation for space and combination heaters include:

  • Space heaters and combination heaters with a rated heat output of 400 kW or less.

Exceptions are, among others:

  • heaters specifically designed for using predominantly biomass fuels;
  • heaters using solid fuels;
  • heaters for drinking or sanitary water;
  • heaters for heating and distributing gaseous heat transfer media such as vapour or air;
  • cogeneration space heaters with a maximum electrical capacity of 50 kW or more.

Ecodesign requirements are specified in Annex II.

Date Process Key documents
2013-09 Final regulation published in the OJ

Ecodesign regulation 813/2013 (pdf)
Labelling regulation 811/2013 (pdf)

2013-03 Regulatory Committee

Ecodesign requirements for vote (pdf)

2013-02 Labelling regulation adopted

Delegated labelling regulation (pdf)

2007-09 Study on boilers completed

Final report: Summary (pdf)
task 1 (pdf), task (2), task (3), task (4), task (5), task 6 (pdf), task 7 (pdf)