Closed-circuit television cameras, sometimes known as CCTV cameras, are surveillance tools that record video in a designated space. They are frequently used for surveillance and security in a variety of locations, such as residences, workplaces, public areas, and government buildings. CCTV recorders, on the other hand, are tools for organizing and storing the video footage that CCTV cameras have captured. These recorders, which are available in several models including Network Video Recorders (NVRs) and Digital Video Recorders (DVRs), are essential for organizing and analyzing surveillance material.
Video pictures are captured by the sensors and lenses on CCTV cameras, and these images are then sent to the CCTV recorder for archiving and playback. The recorder keeps track of surveillance data for security and investigation purposes, enables users to access and examine recorded footage, and searches for particular events or situations. Modern security and surveillance systems require both CCTV cameras and CCTV recorders as essential parts because they improve safety, monitor and discourage unauthorized activity, and offer crucial proof in the event of an emergency or incident.
The surge in terrorist activities and the acceleration of infrastructure construction have resulted in a rapid expansion of the CCTV market. The CCTV Camera Market is expected to develop at a significant compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 11.4% from 2022 to 2029. In 2022, the market was valued at US$ 15.33 billion. Its overall income is expected to approach US$ 32.65 billion by 2029.
Commencing on May 23, 2018, CCTV cameras and recorders must be registered in accordance with IS 13252 (Part 1):2010 through the Bureau of Indian Standards' (BIS) Compulsory Registration Scheme.
The Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) in India is responsible for awarding BIS Registration. 2012 saw the launch of the Compulsory Registration Scheme (CRS) by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY). Testing, assessment, and adherence to technical specifications are all part of the BIS CRS registration procedure, which aims to guarantee the quality and safety of electronic goods meant for Indian customers.
Here is a list of essential documents necessary for BIS CRS Registration
CCTV Cameras / CCTV Recorders