History

Testing Center at MPO Horizont  

 August 1990
Gosstandart of the USSR and Minradioprom of USSR signed a joint order No. 668/782 dated 22.08.1990 on foundation of the Testing Center (TC) at MPO Horizont

December 1990
Accreditation by Gosstandart of the USSR
Accredited as an independent Testing Laboratory (TL) by Gosstandart of the USSR
Scope of accreditation:
- 4 groups of products

BELLIS State Center for Testing and Certification of Home Appliances (BELLIS Center)

June 1991
Order of the Minister of the Radioindustry of the USSR No 401 dated 21.06.91 on creation of BELLIS State Center for Testing and Certification of Home Appliances on the basis of Testing Center at MPO Horizont

August 1993
Accreditation by Belstandart of BELLIS Center as the Body for certification of home appliances, quality systems, attestation of manufacturers and testing laboratories for independence and technical competence

August 1996
Accreditation by Belstandart of BELLIS Center as the Body for certification of home appliances, quality systems, attestation of manufacturers and testing laboratories for independence and technical competence for extended scope of products
 
BELLIS Testing and Certification of Home Appliances and Industrial Products,JSC

March 1997

BELLIS JSC was established by order No. 94 dated 26.03.1997 of the Minsk City Committee for state property management and privatization by reorganizing of the State Testing and Certification Centre (BELLIS) 

December 1997
extension of the scope of accreditation: 
34 classes and 202 groups of home appliances and industrial products – all types of tests   

January 1998
accreditation of BELLIS as the Product certification body and Testing laboratory in the framework of the international scheme by the German Accreditation body DATech  in compliance with EN standards 

June 1998
signing of agreement on the mutual recognition of works results with VDE Testing and Certification Institute (Germany)

March 1999
signing of agreement on the mutual recognition of works results with NEMKO (Norway).

June 1999
Performing European certification of motor-compressors manufactured by Baranovichi machine-tool plant .
Testing and certification of  products of about 70 Belarusian manufacturers and 17 foreign companies

March 2003
signing of agreement on the mutual recognition of works results with IMQ (Italy)

August 2004
BELLIS Testing and Certification Body received the status of VDE Authorized Office on the basis of agreement between VDE and BELLIS 

2000 – 2005
the products of the following companies have been certified or are being certified for the right to affix CE VDE, NEMKO marks: Atlant (refrigerators), SEPO-ZEM, Saratov (refrigerators), Baranovichi machine-tool plant (motor-compressors), Brestgazoaparat  (electric stoves), Mozyrkabel (cables) , Horizont (TVsets), Beltiz, Molodechno (switches), Monolit, Vitebsk (thermistors), Vityaz (TVsets), Svetopribor (switches), Schuchin plant Avtoprovod (cables, plug non-rewirable), Litoplast (heating element), Beltex Optic (binocular)

The world leading companies are among our partners:
BOSCH, SIEMENS, IBM, HEWLETT PACKARD, SONY, DELL, WHIRLPOOL, LG ELECTRONICS, OKI, CANDY, SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS,  PHILIPS,  PANASONIC, MOTOROLA,  ACER, EGLO, JVC, OSRAM, ORION, DISANO, XEROX, LEXMARK, EMERSON, CANON, PIONEER, ARISTON, INDESIT,  HARMAN/KARDON

December 2005
Accreditation of BELLIS as the Body for management system conformity assessment by Gosstandart of  the Republic of Belarus

July 2006
Signing of agreement on the mutual recognition of works results with TUV (Hungary).

July 2006
Signing of agreement on the mutual recognition of works results with EVPU (Slovakia).

October 2006
Signing of agreement on the mutual recognition of works results with INTERTEK SEMKO (Sweden).

January 2007
Signing of agreement on the mutual recognition of works results with PCBC (Poland).

April 2008
Signing of agreement on the mutual recognition of works results with LCIE (France).


March 2010
BELLIS has been accredited in IECEE as BELARUS NCB and CBTL (OFF, EMC, HOUS, TRON, LITE categories)

October 2010
Signing of agreement on the mutual recognition of works results with TUV SUD PSB (Singapore).


April 2011
BELLIS has started issuing Customs Union Certificate for products, which is valid in three member countries (Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan)