Ecodesign status: Final regulation

Labelling status: Final regulation

2015/1187 and 2015/1189: Solid fuel boilers:

Last updated: 23 September 2015

Ecodesign and labelling requirements for solid fuel boilers entered into force in August 2015.


The ecodesgin requirements apply to solid fuel boilers with a nominal heat output of 50 kW or less and commercial local space heaters a nominal heat output of the product or of a single segment of 120 kW or less.

The ecodesign requirements will be introduced 1 January 2022.


The labelling regulation sets requirements for the energy labelling of:

  • solid fuel boilers with a rated heat output of 70 kW or less;
  • packages of a solid fuel boiler with a rated heat output of 70 kW or less;
  • supplementary heaters,;
  • temperature controls; and
  • solar devices.

The regulation applies from April 2017.

Date Process Key documents
2015-08 Ecodesign regulation in force

Ecodesign regulation 2015/1189 (pdf)
Labelling regulation 2015/1187 (pdf)

2012-12 Meeting on measurement methods for local space heaters

Background information (pdf)
Presentation (pdf)

Member States:

Norway, Denmark (pdf)

2012-03 Final report available

Final report
task 1 (pdf)
task 2 (pdf)
task 3 (pdf)
task 4 (pdf)
task 5 (pdf)
task 6 (pdf)
task 7 (pdf)
task 8 (pdf)