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Bureau Of India Standards

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 traceable and tangible 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.

The Need For BIS Certification

BIS Certification Assures Quality
It Provides A Safeguard To Public Health
Protects Consumers From Risky Products
BIS Certification Builds Consumer Confidence

BIS Product Certification Scheme

Compulsory Registration Scheme(CRS) is operated under Bureau Of Indian Standards (Conformity Assessment) Regulation, 2018 (Scheme II of Schedule II), as per the BIS Act 2016. The Scheme aims to provide momentum to the rapidly expanding sectors of Electronics and IT, while simultaneously protecting Indian consumers from spurious and substandard products. It has upgraded the competitiveness of domestic manufacturers and given Indian Consumers the right to enjoy world class quality - compliant goods. This strategy adopted by the Government Of India has helped in preventing the dumping of non-compliant goods and bridged the gap between people, technology and safety.

Advantages Of BIS Certification


  • It provides the safeguard to the public health.


  • It provides the quality assurance of the product.


  • It protects the consumer from dangerous products.


It also increases the confidence among the customers.

Documents Required For BIS Registration

Documents that you need to provide for BIS registration process is divided into two parts:

First part talks about the technical information of the products available for lab test. The information manufacturer has to submit is the construction details of the product like:

  • PCB Layout

  • Schematic Diagram

  • User Manual

  • Critical Components List

In the second part you have to submit the Factory Documents & Information to complete the BIS Application Form and Process, that is, all basic information related to the manufacturing unit:

  • Trademark Registration Copy

  • Organizational chart of the factory

  • Legal address proof of factory

  • List of machinery

  • List of equipment

  • Documents of Authorized Indian Representative (AIR) when the manufacturer is from outside India


The BIS Registration procedures will take approximately 30-35 days to complete including testing time of 15-20 days and the BIS Application processing time which is 10-15 days.

BIS Testing Process

BIS Lab Testing Process

We have to submit the below-mentioned list of documentation for testing, the testing process takes about 10-12 working days.

  1. CDF with Critical component list

  2. Transformer details

  3. PCB Layouts

  4. Circuit Diagram

  5. Enclosure Diagram

  6. Business license

  7. Organization Chart

We would be requiring samples for main model and series model respectively for testing. After Testing we will proceed with BIS Registration process.

BIS Registration/Certification Process

In the licensing process, the following steps need to take:

  • There will be an application submission

  • Then the BIS Officer will go for a preliminary Inspection

  • After the Inspection, the samples will be tested 

  • After completing all the evaluation, the final result will be derived

After the Inspection Process, the next process is called the surveillance process in which the factory’s complete survey is conducted. The following are the steps taken for the surveillance process:

  • The Inspecting authority will visit the factory and testify it

  • After the testing, the samples were taken

  • The samples will be sent to the Independent labs

  • The test report will brief the complaint or give feedback on the investigation

  • The performance review report will be ready

  • Once the report is reviewed license is granted

Not all electronic products or other products need BIS Registration but there are certain products that falls under the mandatory requirement. The list of products is mentioned below:

  1. Cement and Concrete

  2. Diesel Engines

  3. Household electronics

  4. Food and related products

  5. Oil Pressure Stoves

  6. Automobile Accessories

  7. Steel products

  8. Wood Products

  9. Leather Product

  10. Cylinders, valves, and Regulators

  11. Medical Equipment

  12. Electrical Transformers

  13. Testing instruments

  14. Rubber and plastic

  15. Machinery and equipment

The BIS Registration will be valid for two years and can be renewed if the product and the standard are not changed. 

 License renewal is done for the minimum period of one year and maximum up to five years. 

Provisions of Chapter IVA of BIS Rules 1987, regulates Compulsory Registration Scheme.

“Electronics and Information Technology Goods (requirement for Company Registration) Order, 2012 and has given 15 categories of electronic products that are exempted from sale, import or distribution. 

In case the application for renewal is made after the validity of the license, the applicant has to pay late fee of rupees five thousand.

Docs Req
Testing Process

What We Offer:

  • Get free expert consultancy from experts.

  • Document Preparation

  • Application Drafting

  • Online Application submission along with proper selection of products & categories within 48 Hours. Wrong selection leads to rejection of application.

  • Obtain system-generated application ID.

  • A hard copy of the application will be submitted to the concerned office

  • After verifying the documents and information, concerned authority grants the license. And we deliver the certification and Delivery via Courier & Email

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