Aleph India
Date: 12th November, 2021
Place: New Delhi

Dear Reader

Important update regarding Standard Amendments applicable to all existing Licence holders/New applicants/manufactures/importers/product sellers for the product “Domestic Gas Stoves for the use with Liquefied Petroleum Gases” valid for Indian market. The Bureau of Indian Standards has taken this step to ensure that the consumer receives a product that is both safe and cutting-edge in technology. As Bureau of Indian Standards standardize every product for safety purpose to protect the consumer.

BIS Notification For Standard Amendment of Gas Stoves for the use with LPG


Standard Amendment Notification, 2021 for goods/articles “Domestic Gas Stoves for use with Liquefied Petroleum Gases, through Gazette Notification dated 12th November, 2021.

The Government of India and Department of Consumer Affairs in India have come up with the latest regulation Standard Amendments for product “Domestic Gas Stoves for use with Liquefied Petroleum Gases”.
The Bureau of Indian Standards officially notifies that Amendments to Indian standards (the details of which are shown in the table below) have been made in accordance with Sub-rule (1) of Rule (15) of the Bureau of Indian Standards Rules, 2018. This is the fifth revision of Domestic Gas Stove standard and is amended as per the latest order, along with the implementation date and respective Indian standard.

As you all are aware, Standards play critical role in making a world better place to live in and make sure that consumers get reliable and efficient product. BIS has made new changes in the Standard which was established on 12th Nov. 2021, and till 31st July, 2022 BIS has given the time to existing licence holders/manufacturers of the following product for doing the required amendments which are mentioned in the Standard Handbook, you can purchase the copy of these Standards online from

The Bureau of Indian Standards has revised this document in order to meet the requirements listed below:

  1. Provide a solution to a primary user's problem and offer value
  2. Advancement of technology
  3. Growth of the economy
  4. In the market, marking produces a trust symbol
  5. Contribute to the national economy in a tangible way
Implementation Authority : Bureau of Indian Standards & Department of Consumer Affairs

"Standard Amendments,2021”

No., Year & Title of the Indian Standards Established No. and Month/Year of the Amendment Date of Establishment of the Amendment Date till which the standard without the amendment as mentioned in column 3 shall remain in force
IS 4246 : 2002 Domestic Gas Stoves for use with Liquefied Petroleum Gases ─ Specification (Fifth Revision) Amendment No.5 Nov 2021 1 Nov 2021 31 July 2022
Concerned Authorities

1.For issues pertaining to the Quality Control Orders Ministry of Steel Government of India
Udyog Bhavan, New Delhi - 110011
Phone : 91-11-23063417

2. For issues pertaining to Indian Standards and Conformity Assessment Procedures Manak Bhawan Bureau of Indian Standards
9, B.S. Zafar Marg, New Delhi - 110002
Tel: +91-11-23231903

Implementation Dates: As per the notifications, Standard amendment is done of product “Domestic Gas Stove for use with Liquefied Petroleum Gases” on 1st November, 21. Till 31-July-22 standard without amendment will remain in force.

ALEPH INDIA, would like to recommend licence holders of Domestic Gas Stove that the Indian Standard indicated above have been updated and you must make the appropriate modifications to the product “Domestic Gas Stove used with LPG” as per the amendments mentioned in the revised Standard. For this you can seek the assistance from our professional team to ensure the smooth operation of your business. Provides end-to-end scrutiny for all types of products. The evolution of the Standards is a reflection of the nation's growth.

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Attachment: Standard Amendment Order issued by Bureau of Indian Standards & Department of Consumer Affair

Disclaimer: The information provided in this update is intended for informational purposes only. Readers are requested to seek formal legal advice prior to acting upon any of the information provided herein.

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