India Certification made easy

With its many independent authorities and processes, the certification landscape in India is quite a challenge to navigate. Do you need AIS/TAC, BIS, TEC, WPC, CDSCO or PESO registration or want to find out whether you need it? With us as your professional partner you can safely and easily obtain your India certification.

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AIS – Automotive Industry Standard

India Certification is an excellent partner for the AIS/TAC certification in the automotive sector. We are providing leading automotive suppliers and car manufacturers with quick and smart solutions for their TAC certification. We offer you our support for every project related to the Automotive AIS.

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BIS – Bureau of Indian Standards

India Certification is an excellent partner for the BIS certification for electronic products. The list of products requiring accreditation is extended regularly. We are providing leading manufacturers with quick and smart solutions for their India certification. With us you will navigate the Indian certification landscape safely.

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TEC – Telecommunication Engineering Center

India Certification is an excellent partner for the TEC certification for telecom equipment. Certification requirements change constantly and the list of products that require TEC approval is extended regularly. We will identify certification requirements of your product and make sure that you will obtain your TEC registration swiftly and reliably.

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WPC – Wireless Planning & Coordination Commission

India Certification is an excellent partner for the WPC certification for wireless products. We will clarify if certification is necessary for your product and if yes, what test requirements exist. We will ensure that tests are conducted correctly and that you will obtain your WPC registration swiftly and reliably.

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Other services

We offer many other certifications and services for the Indian and many other markets. Whether one of the certifications for the Automotive, Electronics or Telecommunications industries, the approval for a medical product, or even just a temporary shipment for other purposes: We support you throughout the entire process.

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India Certification provides a range of specialized consulting services, especially for car manufacturers and large industrial companies. With the consulting packages the certifications as well as internal procedures related to international product certifications can be streamlined.

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India Certification offers customized certification training to fit your company needs. Our trainer will come to your location and provide the training, up to date information and pass on valuable tips from our many years of experience. Call us today to learn more!

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About us

Since 2005, India Certification (MPR International GmbH) has been supporting companies around the world in obtaining the required product certifications for the Asian markets. With a strong team located worldwide, we can offer you the best solution for your enquiries.

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Indian cabinet approves subsidy program for manufacturers of photovoltaic systems

The cabinet approved the subsidies amounting to the equivalent of 607 million US dollars in November 2020. The Ministry of Renewable and New Energy (MRNE), whose proposal for domestic manufacturing of photovoltaic modules was recently approved by the government and its subsidies are now available, will take care of the distribution of the funds. The subsidy program aims to build additional manufacturing capacity of 10,000 MW for photovoltaic systems. In particular, solar modules with high efficiency are to be promoted.



In a national plan, existing manufacturers are to be promoted and dependence on imports reduced. According to an article in the Business Standard, Adani Green, Azure Power, Vikram Solar and Waaree Solar are the leading solar module manufacturers in India. Goldman Sachs-backed renewable energy project developer ReNew Power recently announced its entry into solar cell manufacturing.

According to Waaree Group Managing Director Hitesh Doshi, the incentive program, which is tied to production numbers, will make India’s supply of photovoltaic equipment more self-sufficient and less dependent on imports. Although the subsidies will be available exclusively to domestic manufacturers, Doshi also sees an opportunity to export complete systems or components. Government funds are to be disbursed to manufacturers through a transparent application process. The subsidy period is five years and starts with the commissioning of the production facility and the proven sales of the solar modules. The amount of funding is also dependent on the efficiency of the solar modules and the proportion of materials and components from domestic suppliers.

India has set an ambitious target of 175 gigawatts of renewable energy capacity by 2022. This includes 100 GW from solar and 60 GW from wind. However, most of the current solar energy capacity of 32 GW comes from imported photovoltaic systems. Nearly 75 percent of India’s solar power is based on Chinese solar cells and modules. India’s current solar cell production capacity is 3 GW and 5 GW for modules. India awarded its first solar cell manufacturing tender earlier this year. Under this tender, Adani Green and Azure Power will manufacture solar cells and modules with a capacity of 2 GW and 1 GW, respectively.

The MNRE stated in a recent release that preference will be given to domestically produced solar modules in procurement by central government agencies. As part of the country’s current efforts to ban imports from China, the MNRE has also proposed a 20 percent punitive tariff on imports of solar cells and modules.

In India, photovoltaic systems, equipment and components are subject to BIS certification. BIS certification is similar to CE certification but with some important differences. BIS stands for the Bureau of Indian Standards and is India’s national certification body under the umbrella of India’s Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution. It is the central awarding body for BIS certification.

Since 2012, the BIS has been gradually expanding the certification catalog and continuously adding additional goods. BIS certification mandatory for many electronic products for industrial and consumer uses. Factory inspections are also required for some products.

If you are interested in understanding what requirements are needed for your product to be imported into India, please do not hesitate to contact us by email or phone at +49-69-271 37 69 261. There is no cost or obligation for us to check for you. If a certification need is discovered we can provide a quotation to make sure that all your certification needs are covered.

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For more information about BIS certification, please refer to our free brochure “BIS Certification Made Easy“.

Julian Busch

About the author: Julian Busch is the founder and managing director of MPR International GmbH

Publisher: MPR International GmbH

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