Expired Certification Releases

Certification is made available for specific Certification Releases

This section provides access to previous  versions of  documentation, if needed as a reference for earlier certified products.

Certification Release 11 (with Test Release 11.0)
Authorized for use in Certification: September 2017
Compliance Documentation
Device Requirements (Version 2.0)

Device Requirements v2.0 adds two new device classes: Reader and Tag. The release also includes support for Type 5 Tags, clarifications and corrections to the test cases and associated testing documentation.

Certification Release 10
Authorized for use in Certification: December 2016
Valid Thru: Launch of Certification Release 11
Device Requirements: Version 1.5

Device Requirements v1.5 upgrades the requirement on devices to have implemented Analog to version 2.0. This new version of Analog specifications is the result of an alignment effort with ISO having in mind the interoperability with Public Transportation infrastructure.

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Certification Release 9
Authorized for use in Certification: September 2016
Valid Thru: February 2018
Device Requirements: Version 1.4

  • Device Requirements v1.4 introduces a new requirement for devices under test. With this release, devices under test will be required to have implemented Digital protocol 1.1, Analog 1.1 and LLCP 1.2
  • The release also includes clarifications and corrections to the test cases and associated testing documentation.

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Non-Members: Purchase the NFC Forum Test Cases >

Certification Release 8
Authorized for use in Certification: May 2014
Valid Thru: February 2018
Device Requirements: Version 1.3

  • Device Requirements v1.3 introduces a new requirement for devices under test. With this release, devices under test will be required to have implemented the NFC Forum Device Test Application specifications.
  • The release also includes clarifications and corrections to the test cases and associated testing documentation.

Members: Download the NFC Forum Test Cases Directly >

Non-Members: Purchase the NFC Forum Test Cases >