Alarm Receiving Centers (ARC) active in the private and public domain.

Monitoring Alarm Receiving Centers (MARC) active in monitoring Alarm Transmission Systems according to EN50136-1.

If you have to operate with license from the government or another body for executing an MARC / ARC or you want to operate in a European network.

  1. Inform us about your interest and send us a quotation request.
  2. Kiwa will send a quotation, which is at the same time a concept-agreement, drawn up according to the requirements of the product certification;
  3. After mutual signing of the quotation, the agreement is final and the initial audit can start;
  4. After positive results of the initial audit and inspections, the certificate will be issued;
  5. The certificate is valid indefinitely;
  6. A part of the agreement involves periodic audits and inspections.

The objective of the MARC is to establish business continuity based on risk management

 EN 50518 consists of three parts:

  • EN 50518-1: Location and construction requirements
  • EN 50518-2: Technical requirements
  • EN 50518-3: Procedures and requirements for operation

Certification according to EN 50518 is only possible if all three parts have been assessed and have been evaluated with positive results.