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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.


Keeping in view, the interest of consumers as well as the industry, BIS is involved in various activities as given below:.

  •   Formulation
  •  System Certification Scheme
  •  Product Certification Scheme
  •  Compulsory Registration Scheme
  •  Foreign Manufacturers Certification Scheme
  •  Hall Marking Scheme
  •  Hall Marking Scheme
  •  Laboratory Recognition Scheme
  •  Sale of Indian Standards
  •  Consumer Affairs Activities
  •  Promotional Activities
  •  Training Services, National & International level
  •  Information Services

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