QCO UPDATE REGARDING BIS CERTIFICATION FOR BICYCLES - RETRO REFLECTIVE DEVICES
CONFORMITY ASSESSMENT & REGULATORY COMPLIANCE
Important update regarding the BIS certification for Bicycles- Retro Reflective Devices.
QCO for BIS certification on Retro Reflector Condition Extended
The central government issued a QCO for BIS certification for Bicycles- Retro Reflective Devices. The Central Government, after consulting with the Bureau of Indian Standards, issues the Bicycles- Retro Reflective Devices (Quality Control) Order, 2023, considering it is necessary or expedient in the public interest.
According to this QCO, Bicycles- Retro Reflective Devices conform to the corresponding Indian Standard and bear the Standard Mark under a license from the Bureau of Indian Standards in accordance with Scheme-I of Schedule-II of the Bureau of Indian Standards (Conformity Assessment) Regulations, 2018. IS/ISO 6742-2:2015 covers Bicycles- Retro Reflective Devices. Bicycles- Retro Reflective Devices (Quality Control) Order, 2023, is attached below.
As per the order, “The effected date of implementation of this order has been extended from 1 January 2023 to 1 July 2023”
This order shall apply to goods or articles specified in column (1) of the Table 1 and Table 2, but nothing herein shall apply to said goods or articles meant for export.
NOTE: This Order shall be punishable under the provisions of the Bureau of Indian Standards Act, 2016(11 of 2016).
Implementation Authority : Bureau of Indian Standards (Govt. of India)
“Bicycles- Retro Reflective Devices ( Quality Control) Amendment Order,2021”
|GOODS & ARTICLE
|TITLE OF INDIAN STANDARD
|Retro Reflective Devices
|Cycles-Lighting and Retro-Reflective Devices
Part 2 Retro-Reflective Devices
|Requirement of Retro Reflective Devices for Bicycles
|Clause 4.14 of IS 10613: 2014
|Cycles-Safety Requirements for Bicycles
Bureau of Indian Standards Manak Bhawan 9, B.S. Zafar Marg, New Delhi - 110002
Implementation Dates: As per the notifications, it will now come into force with effect on 1st July 2023.
Technical Advisory: Mr. Sunjay Kumar [Former DDG- Bureau of
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Attachment: Standard Amendment Order issued by Bureau of Indian Standards
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.