Instructions for applying for inclusion of new models

Registered manufacturers can request for inclusion of new models of the same product and brand under same registration number.

Manufacturers can apply for inclusion as per following procedure:

  • Submit product for testing to BIS recognized lab as per MeitY's series guidelines. Refer Handbook of information and revised FAQ issued by MeitY before submitting your product for testing.

  • At the time of online submission, test report should not be more than 90 days old.

  • Compliance of the product to the requirement of the relevant Indian Standard mentioned in the test report has to be ensured by the applicant.

  • Sign In using User Id and password.

  • Click on submitted application on the dashboard. Then click on 'Request model inclusion'.

  • Fill up the details following the instructions given therein.

  • Make payment.

  • Upload test report, undertaking, and fee details.

  • If there is any change in Authorized Indian Representative(AIR), for foreign manufacturers, please seek approval of BIS before applying.

  • Submit online. Refer the checklist of documents to be submitted along with the inclusion request.

  • Hard copies of application to be submitted within 15 days of online submission of the application. In case of non-receipt of hard copies of application within fifteen days of online submission, the application wil be treated as closed.1

  • Only ink signed hard copies will be accepted. Scanned/stamped signatures will not be accepted.

  • The letter for inclusion will be uploaded on the applicant's portal.2


  • BIS follows First Come First Serve principle for processing of inclusion request from the date of receipt of hard copies.

  • Normal time for grant of inclusion: 10 working days.

  • Visiting hours: 3 PM to 5 PM (Monday to Friday)

    (Only for AIR and representative of domestic manufacturers. Bring Photo ID card and proper authorization letter)