India Market Access

Government of India, directs mandatory use of Standard Mark under a Licence or Certificate of Conformity (CoC) from BIS through issuance of QCOs. Same is implemented accordingly to Scheme I/II/IV of ISO/IEC Guide 28, which outlines general rules for third-party certification systems determining conformity with product standards in the course of initial testing, assessment, and acceptance of factory quality management systems, followed by surveillance that takes into account factory and market samples. In addition to BIS, wireless/telecom products required to comply to WPC and TEC requirements as applicable.
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Technical Information

  • Voltage and frequency: 230 V, 50 Hz
  • Plug: C (Class II), D (Class I), M (Class I), IS 1293


BIS Mark (Compulsory Registration Scheme)

  • Requirements: Safety/ Hazardous Materials/ Wireless, Mandatory
  • Certification Organization: Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS)
  • Marking of Certification Logo or Number Required
  • Validity Period of Certification: 5 years (Safety)
  • Safety: Test Report issued by BIS Recognized Testing Laboratory
  • Additional Requirements: Local Representative Market Surveillance
BIS mark with ISI mark-1
Equipment Type Approval (ETA)

Equipment Type Approval (ETA) from WPC wing of Department of Telecommunications

  • Requirements: Wireless, Mandatory, Equipment Type Approval (ETA) is required from WPC for the product/equipment
  • Validity Period of Certification: No expiry
  • Authority/Regulatory Body: WPC wing (Department of Telecommunications, India)
  • FCC or ETSI EN test report is required

India TEC Certification Mandatory Testing & Certification Of Telecommunication Equipment (MTCTE)

  • Requirements: Safety, EMC, Wireless, interface (IPv4 and IPv6) and security - Mandatory,
  • Validity Period of Certification: 10 years
  • Certification Organization: Telecommunication Engineering Centre (TEC)
  • Mandatory Testing in TEC designated CABs or in MRA partner Labs according to Essential Requirements (ERs)
  • Additional Requirements: Local Representative Required. Marking of Certification Logo and Registration Number Required.
India TEC Certification Label