42 CFR Appendix A to Part 84, Annual (Fixed) Respirator Certification Fees

Appendix A to Part 84 - Annual (Fixed) Respirator Certification Fees

Respirator Certification Fee Schedule A - Annual (Fixed) Fees

[Implemented on May 26, 2015]

Fee type Legal citation Amount Due date
Maintenance of Product Performance (product audit) 42 CFR 84.20(b)(5) • Annual fee: $761 per each approval holder
• Variable fee: As billed by NIOSH based on the respirators chosen to be tested each year
• Upon billing from NIOSH. 1
• October.
Records Maintenance 42 CFR 84.20(b)(1) $50 for all listed 2 approvals on file with NIOSH on July 1st of each year • Upon billing from NIOSH. 1
• October (beginning in 2015).
Quality Assurance Maintenance (site audit) 42 CFR 84.20(b)(4) • Annual fee: $3,000 per every manufacturing site registered with NIOSH
• Variable fee: 3
▪ 1 day domestic audit - $2,500 per site
▪ 2 day domestic audit - $5,000 per site
▪ 1 day international audit - $7,500 per site
▪ 2 day international audit - $10,000 per site
• Upon billing from NIOSH. 1
• October (beginning in 2015).
Maintenance of Testing and Approval Facilities 42 CFR 84.20(b)(2) $34 per every listed 2 approval on file with NIOSH on July 1st of each applicable year • Upon billing from NIOSH. 1
• October (beginning in 2015).
Maintenance of Test Equipment 42 CFR 84.20(b)(2) $36 per every active 4 approval on file with NIOSH on July 1st of each applicable year • Upon billing from NIOSH. 1
• October (beginning in 2015).

1 For the first year that annual fees are in effect, NIOSH will provide manufacturers with a pre-invoice/advanced billing/invoice preview no later than July 1, 2015. The actual invoice will be sent in September 2015.

2 “Listed” approvals include all active and obsolete approvals. The Certified Equipment List (CEL) reflects the current listed approvals maintained by NIOSH. See http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/npptl/topics/respirators/CEL/default.html.

3 Applies to design as well as manufacturing sites.

4 Does not include obsolete approvals.

[ 80 FR 3908, Jan. 26, 2015]

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Title 42 published on 20-Oct-2017 03:48

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 42 CFR Part 84 after this date.

  • 2015-08-12; vol. 80 # 155 - Wednesday, August 12, 2015
    1. 80 FR 48268 - Closed-Circuit Escape Respirators; Extension of Transition Period
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      DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, HHS
      Final rule.
      This rule is effective on August 12, 2015.
      42 CFR Part 84