The Heat Pump KEYMARK is a voluntary, independent, European certification mark (ISO type 5 certification) for all heat pumps, air/air heat pumps (covered under Lot 10), combination heat pumps and hot water heaters (as covered by Ecodesign, EU Regulation 813/2013 and 814/2013).
A manufacturer or distributor who wishes to obtain a KEYMARK licence, shall submit an application to the empowered certification body of its choice. The certification body will provide application documents and details related to testing, inspection and assessment procedures as well as certification costs. Testing can be performed in any of the testing laboratories cooperating with the empowered certification bodies.
Since the HP KEYMARK was introduced in the market, a great effort has been dedicated to get the certification recognised for subsidy programmes in all European member states.Read more
The HP KEYMARK certification is meant for the long haul, but being steady does not mean being static. The scheme is continuously developed and implemented to meet the needs of the...Read more
Thomas Nowak is the secretary general of the European Heat Pump Association (EHPA).Read more