What is ISI Certification for Foreign Manufacturer?
ISI certification provides a quality mark which describes the grade of the product. ISI mark depicts the trust and safety of the product. Only ISI marked products are preferred by the customers. ISI stands for “Indian Standards Institute”which have created standards to maintain quality and safety of the products. For certain products, ISI certification is mandatory before to be sold in the Indian market.
ISI certification is mandatory for Products which fall under the below mentioned categories:
- Household Electrical Products
- Food Related Products
- Oil Pressure Stoves
- Automobile Accessories
- Medical Equipment
- Steel Products
- Electrical Transformers
For Foreign Manufacturers
For foreign manufacturers, a product certification scheme has been operated by Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS). Under this scheme, certification mark of BIS which is also known as standard mark is granted by BIS.
How to Apply for ISI Mark Certification License?
To obtain license one need to file an application in Form1 with a requisite fees. For each product, separate application is required to be filed.