|Policy status:||In Force|
|Policy Type:||Information and Education, Information and Education>Information provision, Information and Education>Performance Label>Comparison label, Information and Education>Performance Label, Regulatory Instruments>Codes and standards>Product standards|
|Policy Target:||Residential Appliances|
The Labelling programme in South Africa began in 2005 with the labelling of fridges. Since then lighting, ovens, dishwashers, clothes dryers, clothes washers, combination clothes washer/dryer and room air conditioners have mandatory comparative labels. The Minumum Energy Performance standards are also mandatory for the following: water heaters (2014); fridge; oven; dishwashers; clothes dryers; clothes washers; combination clothes washer/dryer; TVs; and Set Top Boxes.
|25 Energy Efficiency Recommendations Applied:||Appliances and equipment, Appliances and equipment, Mandatory MEPS and labels|
date effective: 2005, May
Last modified: Mon, 30 Oct 2017 12:23:25 CET