Transposition and implementation of EU Regulation 95/16/EC, and/or adoption of technical regulations in the field of lifts, are under the authority of the Ministry of Economy – Sector for Quality Infrastructure and Product Safety on the Market.

This field is governed by the Rulebook on Safety of Lifts (Official Gazette of the RS”, No 15/17 and 21/20). The Rulebook is harmonised with all the principles and essential requirements of Directive 95/16/EC on lifts, including Directive 2006/42/EC in the part relating to amendments to Directive 95/16/EC. In the course of preparation of this rulebook, in addition to the EU directive, the solutions from the reference EU regulations in the field of technical legislation were also taken into account, in particular from the Decision 768/2008 of the European Parliament and the Council on a common framework for the marketing of products.

The Rulebook is accompanied by a List of Serbian standards in the field of lifts, which is regularly updated in accordance with the list of harmonised standards published in the Official Journal of the EU. 

Guide to application of the Rulebook on Safety of Lifts