Directive 2000/14/EC relating to the noise emission in the environment by equipment for use outdoors
"If the declaration of conformity is not in german language, a copy of a german translation has to be attached." (§3 32. BImSchV)
manufacturer's information duties
The manufacturer or his authorised representative has to give a copy of the daclaration of conformity to the country's competent authority (German manufacturers only) as well as to the European Commission. Registering the data at the KarLA-database (Catalogue of representative noise and vibration data at work) will fulfill this national requirement.
The european requirement can be fulfilled by registering at the Noise Database .
Competent Federal Organisation