The Standards, Productivity and Innovation Board (SPRING) is the agency under the Ministry of Trade and Industry in Singapore responsible for creating quality assurance infrastructure and internationally recognized standards. SPRING manages the Consumer Protection(Safety Requirements) Registration Scheme (CPS Scheme), which ensures 45 categories of household electrical, electronic and gas appliances and accessories meet the specified safety standards before they are given the SAFETY Mark and are sold in Singapore.

The plug type HEC-168/BS 1363 used in Singapore is the main plug type used in the United Kingdom. The plug must have an internal fuse rated at 3AMP, 5AMP, 10AMP, or 13AMP. The most commonly used fuse is the 13 Amp. British plugs must be approved by ASTA or BSI for the UK, by PSB in Singapore, and Saudi Arabia has implemented a Product Conformity Program requiring a Certificate of Conformity also referred to as a SASO CoC to be cleared through Customs. This plug is also used in Ireland, Cyprus, Malta, Malaysia, Hong Kong and many other countries.

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2.5 meters
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The 209-000-SP is a power cord used in Singapore and many other countries with 3-prong plug, H05VVF3G1.0mm2 to the IEC 60320-C13 connector, is rated at 10A/250V and carries the PSB Approval. This power Cord is for Class I Applications and can connect with any device using the IEC-60320-C14 Inlet.