Specific Product Coverage Philippine National Standard/s (PNS) Enabling Law  Product Image
Ballasts for tubular fluorescent lamps specifically with ratings from 18W to 40W for T12, T10, T9, and T8 halophosphate fluorescent lamps with G13 cap, 50/60Hz PNS IEC 61347-2-8:2002
(IEC published 2000)
Lamp controlgear - Part 2-8 : Particular requirements for ballasts for fluorescent lamps


Implementing Guidelines for the Mandatory Certification of Lamp Control Gear – Ballast for Tubular Fluorescent Lamps Covered by PNS IEC 61347-1:2002 “Lamp Control Gear-Part 1: General and safety requirements” and PNS IEC 61347-2-8:2002 “Lamp Control Gear-Part 2: Particular requirements for ballast for tubular fluorescent lamps”
Pre heat Magnetic
Ballast for fluorescent lamps for general lighting sources sold separately or as part of the luminaire having a rated voltage of 50 to 250V a.c. operating at 50/60 Hz
PNS IEC 61347-2-8:2002
(IEC 61347-2-8:2000)
Lamp controlgear - Part 2-8: Particular requirements for ballasts for fluorescent
PNS IEC 60921:2011
(IEC published 2006)
Ballast for tubular fluorescent lamps – Performance requirements

MC No. 23, Series of 2009

DAO No. 22-01, Series of 2022

MC No. 22-09, Series of 2022

          This specific product scope shall be implemented for mandatory certification beginning 05 September 2023 consistent with DAO 22-01:2022 and MC 22-09:2022