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FMCS Overview

  • check-icons Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) has been operating a Foreign Manufacturers Certification Scheme (FMCS) since the year 2000 under BIS Act, 2016 and Rules & Regulations framed there under.
  • check-icons Under FMCS, licence is granted to a Foreign Manufacturer for use of Standard Mark on a product that conforms to an Indian Standard..
  • check-icons The Scheme is applicable for grant of licence for all products except Electronics & IT Goods notified by MeitY
  • check-icons The licence is granted by Foreign Manufacturers Certification Department (FMCD) located at BIS Headquarters, New Delhi.
  • Click here to read more about FMCS.

NOTE: BIS is also operating a Compulsory Registration Scheme (CRS) for Electronics & IT Goods for the product categories notified by the Department of Electronics & Information Technology (MeitY). Click here to read more about CRS. Click here for list of product categories under CRS.

Contact Details

Head (FMCD)
Room No. 459, Manakalaya Building
Bureau of Indian Standards,
9, Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg,
New Delhi – 110002.
Telephone : 011-2323 0131/3375/9402, 2360 8280/8319/8449
Telefax : 91 11 2323 9382
Email : fmcs[at]bis[dot]gov[dot]in

Last Updated on February 16, 2022

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