BIS Compulsory Registration Scheme (CRS)

Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology (MeitY) has notified “Electronics and Information Technology Goods (Requirement for Compulsory Registration) Order, 2012” on 3 Oct 2012 for fifteen categories of electronics items.Another 15 product categories were added by MeitY under this order on 13 Nov 2014.

Another 13 product categories were added by MeitY under this order on 23 August 2017.

Ministry of New and Renewal Energy(MNRE) has notified products under Solar Photovoltaics, Systems, Devices and Components Goods (Requirements for Compulsory Registration) Order, 2017 dated 05th September 2017.

As per the Order, no person shall manufacture or store for sale, import, sell or distribute goods which do not conform to the Indian standard specified in the order. Manufacturers of these products are required to apply for registration from Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) after getting their product tested from BIS recognized labs.

Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) then registers the manufacturers under its registration scheme who are permitted to declare that their articles conform to the Indian Standard (s).

The registered manufacturers are then allowed to use the words “Self declaration – Conforming to IS …(corresponding Indian Standard number) along with R-XXXXXXXX(Registration number) and/or put the Standard Mark notified by the Bureau.

Compulsory Registration Scheme is operated under Chapter IVA of BIS Rules 1987

WHO CAN APPLY

  • Manufacturers of any of products notified in Compulsory Registration Order( dated 03rd October 2012 , dated 14th November 2014, and dated 23rd August 2016 issued by MietY) and dated 5th September 2017 issued by MNRE), located in India or outside India can apply for grant of Registration under Compulsory Registration Scheme(CRS).
  • Manufacturers have to apply for separate Registration number for products being manufactured at different locations.
  • Manufacturers have to apply for separate Registration number for each brand being manufactured at the same location.

BIS Certification

The Product Certification Scheme of BIS aims at providing Third Party Guarantee of quality, safety and reliability of products to the ultimate customer. Presence of ISI certification mark known as Standard Mark on a product is an assurance of conformity to the specifications. The conformity is ensured by regular surveillance of the licensee’s performance by surprise inspections and testing of samples, drawn both from the market and factory.

Procedure For Grant of License For Domestic Manufacturers
The applicant has the option to choose any of the following two procedures for grant of BIS license:

Normal ProcedureSimplified Procedure

In the normal procedure, the applicant is required to submit the filled in application along with required documents and requisite fee to the nearest BIS branch office. Subsequently, after recording of the application, a preliminary factory evaluation is carried out by BIS officer to ascertain the capability of the applicant/manufacturer to produce goods according to the relevant Indian Standard and to verify the availability of complete testing facility and competent technical personnel.

Samples are tested in the factory and also drawn for independent testing. Grant of license is considered by BIS provided the samples pass during independent testing, preliminary evaluation is satisfactory and the applicant agrees to operate the defined Scheme of Testing & Inspection and pay the prescribed marking fee.

In the simplified procedure, applicant is required to furnish the Application along with the test report(s) of the sample(s),tested in the BIS approved laboratories. If the test report(s) and other documents found satisfactory as per the rules and regulations of the BIS, proper grant letter will be issued.By this procedure the license is expected to be granted within 30 days of receipt of application to BIS, provided all the required documents submitted which founds satisfactory.

BIS Registration Process (Documentation)

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  • Testing of the Product from the BIS Accreditated Lab as per the Required Standard.
  • Appointment of AIR, Authorised Indian (Local) Representative for the Foreign Manufacturing Unit.
  • Filling of the BIS application along with appropriate documents, check & verify with our experts.
  • Online & Physical Submission of BIS Application.
  • Follow up with the BIS as & when required for the Early Processing of the File.
  • Grant of BIS Certification.
  • Additional Model Inclusion as Per BIS Guidelines along with the Base Model.
  • Brand Registration of the Foreign Manufacturing Unit.
  • Renewal of BIS Certificate after 2years from the date receive of the Grant letter.

The Registration process involves submission of an application form through an applicant (liaison office,local manufacturer,Brand Owner/ local office/any other firm representative  the foreign manufacturer) and a compliance test report from a BIS recognized laboratory as per the applicable Indian Standard.The mandated electronics and information technology goods shall be labeled as “Self declaration – Confirming to IS (Standards No.) Registration No: XXXX” before they are placed in the Indian market after obtaining registration from BIS. The registration issued by BIS is valid for 2 years and is further renewed for 1 or 2 years based on BIS approval.

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Product Testing as Per BIS Guidelines

We “The Silvereye Certifications ” gets your Product Tested with certification body with complete scope of Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) recognition for IT, Audio/Video and household products categories under the compulsory registration scheme notified by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), Government of India.

Bridging the gap between People-Technology-Safety, the Indian Government has taken a big leap by bringing “Electronics and Information Technology Goods Order 2012” (Requirements for Compulsory Registration), ensuring safer products to Indian consumers.

The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), against the aforesaid order, has regulated Below Mentioned electronics and information technologies goods under compulsory registration scheme through Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS);

Compulsory Registration Scheme for Electronics Goods India

MeitY compulsory Registration  Electronics Goods Mandatory  registration of 50 Electronic/IT and Solar/PV Goods (updated till 1st August 2018)

The following products are covered by the Order. The Specified Standards are also indicated.

Sl.No. Product Indian Standard Number Title of Indian Standard Date of Implementation
1. Amplifiers With Input Power 2000w And Above IS 616:2010 Audio, Video, and Similar Electronic Apparatus – Safety Requirements 03 July 2013
2. Automatic Data Processing Machine IS 13252(Part 1):2010-Amendment 2015 Information Technology Equipment – Safety Part (1) General Requirements 03 July 2013
3. Electronic Clocks With Mains Power IS 302-2-26:2014 Safety of household and similar electrical appliances 03 July 2013
4. Electronic Games (Video) IS 616:2010 Audio, Video, and Similar Electronic Apparatus – Safety Requirements 03 July 2013
5. Electronic Musical Systems With Input Power 200w And Above/td> IS 616:2010 Audio, Video, and Similar Electronic Apparatus – Safety Requirements 03 July 2013
6. Laptop/Notebook/Tablet IS 13252(Part 1):2010-Amendment 2015 Information Technology Equipment – Safety Part (1) General Requirements 03 July 2013
7. Microwave Ovens IS 302-2-25:2014 Safety of household and similar electrical appliances: Part 2 Particular requirements: Section 25 Microwave ovens 03 July 2013
8. Optical Disc Players With Built In Amplifiers Of Input Power 200w And Above IS 616:2010 Audio, Video, and Similar Electronic Apparatus – Safety Requirements 03 July 2013
9. Plasma/Lcd/Led Televisions Of Screen Size 32″; And Above IS 616:2010 Audio, Video, and Similar Electronic Apparatus – Safety Requirements 03 July 2013
10. Printers, Plotters IS 13252(Part 1):2010-Amendment 2015 Information Technology Equipment – Safety Part (1) General Requirements 03 July 2013
11. Scanners IS 13252(Part 1):2010-Amendment 2015 Information Technology Equipment – Safety Part (1) General Requirements 03 July 2013
12. Set Top Box IS 616:2010 Information Technology Equipment – Safety Part (1) General Requirements 03 July 2013
13. Telephone Answering Machine IS 13252(Part 1):2010-Amendment 2015 Information Technology Equipment – Safety Part (1) General Requirements 03 July 2013
14. Visual Display Units, Videos Monitors Of Screen Size 32″ And Above IS 13252(Part 1):2010-Amendment 2015 Information Technology Equipment – Safety Part (1) General Requirements 03 July 2013
15. Wireless Keyboards IS 13252(Part 1):2010-Amendment 2015 Information Technology Equipment – Safety Part (1) General Requirements 03 July 2013
16. Cash Registers IS 13252(Part 1):2010-Amendment 2015 Information Technology Equipment – Safety Part (1) General Requirements 13 Sep 2015
17. Copying Machines/Duplicators IS 13252(Part 1):2010-Amendment 2015 Information Technology Equipment – Safety Part (1) General Requirements 13 Sep 2015
18. Passport Reader IS 13252(Part 1):2010-Amendment 2015 Information Technology Equipment – Safety Part (1) General Requirements 13 May 2015
19. Point Of Sale Terminals IS 13252(Part 1):2010-Amendment 2015 Information Technology Equipment – Safety Part (1) General Requirements 13 Sep 2015
20. Mail Processing Machines/Postage Machines/Franking Machines IS 13252(Part 1):2010-Amendment 2015 Information Technology Equipment – Safety Part (1): General Requirements 13 May 2015
21. Power Banks For Use In Portable Applications IS 13252(Part 1):2010-Amendment 2015 Information Technology Equipment – Safety Part (1) General Requirements 13 Sep 2015
22. Smart Card Reader IS 13252(Part 1):2010-Amendment 2015 Information Technology Equipment – Safety Part (1) General Requirements 13 Sep 2015
23. Mobile Phones IS 13252(Part 1):2010-Amendment 2015 Information Technology Equipment – Safety Part (1) General Requirements 13 May 2015
24. Self-Ballasted Led Lamps For General Lighting Services IS 16102(Part 1):2012 Self – Ballasted LED Lamps for General Lighting Services Part 1 Safety Requirements 13 May 2015
25. Dc Or Ac Supplied Electronic Controlgear For Led Modules IS 15885(Part 2/Sec 13):2012 Safety of Lamp Controlgear Part 2 Particular Requirements Section 13 d.c. Supplied Electronic Controlgear for LED Modules 01 Dec 2015
26. Power Adaptors For Audio,Video & Similar Electronic Apparatus IS 616:2010 Audio, Video, and Similar Electronic Apparatus – Safety Requirements 01 Dec 2015
27. Power Adaptors For IT Equipment IS 13252(Part 1):2010-Amendment 2015 Information Technology Equipment – Safety Part (1) General Requirements 01 Dec 2015
28. Fixed General Purpose Led Luminaires IS 10322(Part 5/Sec 1):2012 Luminaires – Part 5 : Particular Requirements – Section 2 : Recessed Luminaires 01 Mar 2016
29. Ups/Invertors Of Rating <= 5kva IS 16242(Part 1):2014 Uninterruptible Power Systems (UPS) Part 1 General and Safety Requirements for UPS 01 Mar 2016
30. Sealed Secondary Cells/Batteries Containing Alkaline Or Other Non-Acid Electrolytes For Use In Portable Applications IS 16046:2015 Secondary Cells and Batteries Containing Alkaline or Other Non-acid Electrolytes – Safety Requirements for Portable Sealed Secondary Cells, and for Batteries Made from them, for Use in Portable Applications ( First Revision ) 01 Jun 2016
31. Mobile Phone Handsets Part 3 Indian Language Support for Mobile Phone Handsets – Specific Requirements IS 16333 (Part-3) Mobile Phones Language support 01 May 2018
32. Recessed LED Luminaries IS 10322 (Part 5/Section 2):2012 Luminaires-Part 5: Particular Requirements Section 2 Recessed Luminaries 23 May 2018
33. LED Luminaires for Road and Street lighting IS 10322 (Part 5/Section 3):2012 Luminaires – Part 5: Particular Requirements Section 3 Luminaries for Road and Street Lighting 23 May 2018
34. LED Flood Lights IS 10322 (Part 5/Section 5):2013 Luminaries – Part 5: Particular Requirements Section 5 Flood Lights 23 May 2018
35. LED Hand lamps IS 10322 (Part 5/Section 6):2013 Luminaries – Part 5: Particular Requirements Section 6 Hand Lamps 23 May 2018
36. LED Lighting Chains IS 10322 (Part 5/Section 7):2013 Luminaries – Part 5: Particular Requirements Section 7 Lighting Chains 23 May 2018
37. LED Luminaires for Emergency Lighting IS 10322 (Part 5/Section 8):2013 Luminaries – Part 5: Particular Requirements Section 8 Luminaries for Emergency Lighting 23 May 2018
38. UPS/Inverters rating ≤ 10kVA IS 16242 (Part 1):2014 General and Safety Requirements for UPS 23 May 2018
39. Plasma/LCD/LED Television of screen size up to 32″ IS 616:2010 Audio, Video, and Similar Electronic Apparatus – Safety Requirements 23 May 2018
40. Visual Display Units, Video Monitors of screen size up to 32″ IS 13252 (Part 1):2010 Information Technology Equipment –Safety General Requirements 23 May 2018
41. CCTV Cameras/CCTV Recorders IS 13252 (Part 1):2010 Information Technology Equipment –Safety General Requirements 23 May 2018
42. Adapters for household and similar electrical appliances IS 302 (Part 1): 2008 Safety of Household and similar electrical appliances Part 1 General requirements 23 May 2018
43. USB driven Barcode readers, barcode scanners, Iris scanners, Optical fingerprint scanners IS 13252 (Part 1):2010 Information Technology Equipment –Safety General Requirements 23 May 2018
44. Smartwatches IS 13252 (Part 1):2010 Information Technology Equipment –Safety General Requirements 23 May 2018
45. Crystalline Silicon Terrestrial Photovoltaic (PV) modules (Si wafer based) IS 14286 : 2010 Crystalline Silicon Terrestrial Photovoltaic (PV) modules – Design Qualification And Type Approval 01 Apr 2018
46. Thin-Film Terrestrial Photovoltaic (PV) Modules (a-Si, CiGs and CdTe) IS 16077 : 2013 Thin-Film Terrestrial Photovoltaic (PV) Modules – Design Qualification and Type Approval 01 Apr 2018
47. PV Module(Si wafer and Thin film) IS/IEC 61730 (Part 1) : 2004 & IS/IEC 61730 (Part 2) : 2004 Photovoltaic (PV) Module Safety Qualification, Part 1: Requirements for Construction 01 Apr 2018
48. Power Inverters for use in photovoltaic power system IS 16221 (Part 1) : 2016 & IS 16221 (Part 2) : 2015 Safety of Power Converters for use in Photovoltaic Power Systems Part 1 General Requirements 01 Apr 2018
49. Utility /Interconnected Photovoltaic inverters IS 16169 : 2014 Test Procedure of Islandilng Prevention Measures for Utility-Interconnected Photovoltaic Inverters 01 Apr 2018
50. Storage battery IS 16270 : 2014 general information relating to the requirements of the secondary batteries used in photovoltaic energy systems (PVES) and to the typical methods of test used for the verification of the battery performances. 01 Apr 2018

Note: IS 13252 Implementation of Amendment 2 to IS 13252(Part-1): 2010 –
Information Technology Equipment – Safety Part (1) General Requirements

1. An Amendment No. 2 to IS 13252(Part1):2010 has been established w.e.f 14 May 2015.
2. The concurrent running of IS 13252(Part1):2010 (with amendment no. 1) and
IS 13252(Part1):2010 (with amendment no. 1 & 2) is permitted until 31 Dec 2016.

3.Gazette Notification concerning expansion of list of items under CRO-Phase III & IV

Please Download the Notification from BIS official Website