India TEC Update -Delay in implementation

by Rona Tumamao (March 22, 2019)

Per our previous blog post, India TEC advised there was a delay in India TEC implementation. It has been announced by the Government of India Ministry of Communications that all telecom equipment that require India TEC Certification will be mandatory, effective August 1st, 2019. For additional information, please contact G&M Compliance, Inc. at 714-628-1020.


India BIS Mark Update

by Rona Tumamao (February 22, 2019)

The Bureau of Indian Standards has announced beginning January 30, 2019, there will be an India BIS Mark update. All products that fall under IS 302, which includes adapters for household and similar electrical appliances, will need to revise their India BIS Mark to reflect the following: New India BIS Mark Previously, the equivalent IEC […]


New India Market Surveillance Policy

by Rona Tumamao (January 11, 2019)

MeitY (Indian government body in charge of BIS surveillance requirements) recently announced that there will be a change in the market surveillance procedure for products registered under the Compulsory Registration Scheme. MeitY has entrusted STPI (Software Technology Parks of India) with the administration of the new surveillance procedure.  This includes activities such as procurement, storage, […]


India TEC- Delay in Implementation

by Rona Tumamao (January 2, 2019)

Per our previous blog post, India TEC advised a portion of their finalized India TEC list required certification by January 1st, 2019. As of December 31st, 2018, however, the Ministry of Communication for the Government of India has advised this date has been changed. A new notification will be sent shortly regarding the new due […]


Important Change: India BIS Marking

by Rona Tumamao (December 13, 2018)

Beginning March 1st, 2019, the India Bureau of India Standard has advised the following change to India BIS Marking. Users of the India BIS Mark will now be required to include the official India BIS website, along with their India BIS Registration Number and Standard Mark on their products. For additional information, please contact […]


Finalized India TEC Telecommunication Procedure

by Rona Tumamao (October 3, 2018)

Following our previous post, India TEC has issued the finalized list of Telecommunication products requiring India TEC Certification. Any products noted below that are sold or imported into India will require testing and certification. Column two of the list below note Simplified Certification Scheme (SCS), or General Certification Scheme (GCS). The SCS process, the applicant […]


India TEC Telecommunication Update

by Rona Tumamao (September 28, 2018)

India TEC (Telecommunication Engineering Centre) has announced the following Telecommunication products sold or imported into India will require testing and certification. It is interesting to see that servers are no longer on this required list. At this time, the certification scheme/ process has not been finalized. Note, this information may change depending on the readiness […]


News: India TEC (Telecom Equipment Certification)

by Rona Tumamao (June 15, 2018)

Mandatory as of: October 1st, 2018   As of October 1st, 2018, the Government of India, Department of Telecommunications, will officially implement mandatory testing & certification of ALL telecom equipment that is to be sold or imported into India. This Telecom Equipment Certification (TEC) is valid for five (5) years. Test reports from TEC-accredited labs […]