In this video tutorial, you’ll learn everything about TEC Certification and the complete process to get TEC Certificate.
Any original equipment manufacturer or importer, who wants to sell or use any telecom equipment in India and wants it to be interfaced with Indian Telecom network, has to obtain TEC Certificate. The testing is to be carried out for conformance to Essential Requirements for the equipment, by Indian Labs, designated by TEC and based upon their test reports, certificates get issued by TEC India.
The notified telecom products for which TEC Certification is mandatory in India are modems, cordless telephones, mobile handsets, vehicle tracking devices, smart electricity meters, IOT gateways, dongles & data cards and many others.
All the manufacturers or importers of the notified telecom products need to apply for TEC Certification. There is no matter whether factory is inside India as domestic manufacturer or outside India as foreign manufacturer. All have to get TEC Certification before selling the products in India.
The documents required for TEC Certification to apply include the information like factory details, product details, product samples for testing, copy of trademark registration and some prescribed forms & documents. If factory is located outside of India i.e. in case of foreign manufacturer, one business organization as Authorized Indian Representative (AIR) will be needed.
TEC Certification process may take 30 to 120 working days depending on product category and application status.