The Vietnamese authority issued three new National Technical Regulations and three Circulars for their implementation respectively. The Regulations apply to SRD products operating in the frequency band from 1 GHz to 40 GHz, broadband data transmission equipment operating in the 2.4 GHz band and wireless equipment that contains LPWAN or LoRa technologies:
1. QCVN 54:2020/BTTTT and Circular 35/2020/TT-BTTTT are applicable to broadband data transmission equipment operating in the 2.4 GHz band.
2. QCVN 74:2020/BTTTT and Circular 34/2020/TT-BTTTT are applicable to SRD products operating in the frequency band from 1 GHz to 40 GHz.
3. QCVN 112:2020/BTTTT and Circular 38/2020/TT-BTTTT are applicable to wireless equipment that contains LPWAN or LoRa technologies.
The documents come into effect from July 1, 2021. After this date, all test report according to former version QCVN 54:2011/BTTTT or QCVN 74:2013/BTTTT shall not be accepted for type approval certification. Customer needs to re-test according to 2020 version.
All Type Approval certificate which lists QCVN 54:2011/BTTTT or QCVN 74:2013/BTTTT, need to be renewed or add-in QCVN 54:2020/BTTTT / QCVN 74:2020/BTTTT to maintain validity for importation.
The test reports must be at least according to ETSI EN 300 328 v2.2.2 (2019-07) or ETSI EN 300 440 V2.2.1(2018-07) version in order to be accepted for TA certification. Test report according to former versions shall be rejected.