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Saudi Quality Mark (SQM)

Saudi Quality Mark (SQM)

Ensure efficient mandatory SQM certification (under SALEEM scheme) for your products with our support services

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Following the ‘Saudi Arabia Vision 2030’, the ‘Saudi Standards, Metrology and Quality Organization’ (SASO’ has set two strategic objectives, as part of the related ‘Saudi National Transformation Program 2020’:

  1. Build consumer confidence in product sold in the market.
  2. Guarantee the fair trade between the buyer and the seller.

To achieve those two strategic objectives, the “Launch of the Saudi Product Safety Program" (called “SALEEM" was initiated).

Under this program, the products which are considered as high risk based on their nature, application, safety and performance aspects, with a focus on risks to consumers and the environment, Saudi Quality Mark (SQM) is required.

Saudi Quality Mark process involves:

  1. Initial and Periodic Visits
  2. Taking samples for testing during the visits
  3. Assessment of Production Process
  4. Audit of Management System

Detailed Information

Certificate Validity ​​3 years
Samples requiredYes

Product Scope

Additives used for the OXO/Bio-Degradable Plastics Cables, Plugs, Switches and Sockets (from February 2021 on)
CementLiquefied Petroleum Gas Appliances and Accessories
Ceramic TilesIron Plate
Steel BarsAluminium Composite Panel For External Cladding And Internal Finish
Electrical Extension Cords (from August 2020 on)


pdf Consignment Based Conformity Assessments 5 MB Download
pdf Registration and Licensing Application Form 201 KB Download
pdf Certification Application Form 349 KB Download

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