Prefabricated fireplaces fall within the scope of the Construction Products Regulation, and their conformity with requirements shall be shown with a harmonised product standard and CE marking.
Flues connected to prefabricated fireplaces are not within the scope of the Rescue Service Equipment Act. The suitability of prefabricated chimneys and flue products for their intended purpose shall be indicated by the CE marking.
Prefabricated fireplaces are fireplaces permanently connected to a flue, e.g. open fireplaces and sauna stoves designed to use solid fuel.
The latest updated lists of harmonised EN standards on prefabricated fireplaces can be found on the hEN Helpdesk website by selecting CEN/TC 295 as the TC group in advanced search.