What is BIS?
BIS is the National Standard Body of India established under the BIS Act 2016 for the harmonious development of the activities of standardization, marking, and quality certification of goods and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.
BIS has been providing traceability and tangibility benefits to the national economy in a number of ways – providing safe reliable quality goods; minimizing health hazards to consumers; promoting exports and imports substitute; control over proliferation of varieties, etc. through standardization, certification, and testing.
Benefits of BIS Certification
Who can be certified BIS Certification?
The BIS Registration is granted by the BIS office after successful safety testing of the product as per notified Indian Standard and furnishing of necessary documents.
Electronic Games (Video)
Optical Disc Players
Visual Display Units, Video Monitors
Telephone Answering Machines
Electronic Musical Systems
Electronic Clocks with Mains Powers
Set Top Box
Automatic Data Processing Machine
Smart Card Readers
LED Flood Lights
CCTV Cameras/CCTV Recorders
Wireless Headphone and Earphone
Document required for BIS Certification
The extent of Documented Information differs as per:
Role of Shamkris and Process of BIS Certification
Shamkris adopts a results-oriented approach to compliance product certification, A simple & practical method of product certification organization in timely compliance and fulfills the product certification requirement. Shamkris support 100% on documentation required to comply with product certification either by self-certification or notify body certification to depend on directives.
The implementation process is described below:
Sample Testing Period
Year on Year
The order will be implemented one year after the notification to give enough time to manufacturers and importers, the government said in the notification.
All models and brands of IS 16270 are required to get BIS Registration before its launch or import to the Indian consumer market.
ISI is meant for a quality standard set by the Indian government. However the term “ISI mark” continues to be used for the quality standards. … BIS is authorized to use the ISI mark and offers the product certification, which is basically voluntary.