This barrier is unrelated to the end of the transition period, following the United Kingdom's departure from the EU.

Public ID: PID-4B6DP9

Lengthy railway product certification process in Poland affects UK exporters/investors

in Poland

Trade barrier summary

UK businesses considering the Polish railway market, may face several barriers when obtaining approval - certification - for a product to meet standards requirements in the market. Obtaining the required certification can be lengthy, costly and is specific to Poland. This can also make it harder for UK businesses to work with already-certified Polish partners. These additional Polish requirements have been in place for around six years.

Sectors affected

  • Railways



Date reported

1 October 2019

Last updated

18 December 2020

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