535. Obligations of importers with regard to pressure equipment and assemblies.

535.     Obligations of importers with regard to pressure equipment and assemblies.

An importer1 must not place pressure equipment or an assembly on the market2 unless it is in conformity with Part 2 of the Pressure Equipment (Safety) Regulations 20163. Before placing on the market pressure equipment or an assembly which must satisfy the essential safety requirements4, an importer must ensure that: (1) the relevant conformity assessment procedure5 has been carried out; (2) the manufacturer6 has drawn up the technical documentation7; (3) the pressure equipment or assembly bears the CE marking8 and is accompanied by the required documents9; and (4) the manufacturer has