Competent Authority Recognitions

ADR 6.2.5, and provide that in order to reflect scientific and technical progress or where no standard is referenced in 6.2.2, 6.2.4, or, or to deal with specific aspects not addressed in a standard referenced in 6.2.2, 6.2.4, or, the competent authority of an ADR Contracting Party may recognise the use of a technical code providing the same level of safety.


Current CA Recognitions issued by the Health and Safety Authority under ADR 6.2.5, and 

Recognition No.

Standard/Technical Code Reference


Valid from

CA (R) 01/2019IS EN 12094-4:20041Fixed Fire-fighting systems - Components for gas extinguishing systems - Part 4: Requirements and test methods for container valve assemblies and their actuators12 February 2019
CA (R) 03/2019BR (IRL) 30, Issue 1, January 2019Technical Code for Explosion Suppressor Valve Head Assemblies for Use in Explosion Protection Systems12 February 2019
CA (R) 04/2019BR (IRL) 31, Issue 1, January 2019Technical Code for Quick Release Valve Assemblies for Use in Fire Protection Systems12 February 2019

 1 IS EN 12094-4:2004 is available from the National Standards Authority of Ireland (NSAI).