MTCTE related updates/ clarifications:

  1. The date of certification being mandatory for Radio and Wireline Products, as notified vide TEC notification dated 27.9.18 is likely to be extended. All other dates remain the same. Please watch for formal notification.
  2. It is clarified that COTS servers are presently not covered by MTCTE. Application Server and Media Server, for which ERs are put on hold are also not covered by MTCTE. However, as and when notification related to Security Requirements for any equipment is issued, the equipment will come (with proper notification) within purview of MTCTE irrespective of it being dedicated hardware based or server based.
  3. It is also clarified that Mobile Handsets including Tablets (with or without SIM) are within the purview of MTCTE. Any change in this status like de-notification from CRS list and related detailed modalities shall be notified after these are settled between DoT and MEITY.
  4. The MTCTE portal is available for trial. In case there is difficulty in obtaining OTP for login registration, please send mail Formal notification of dates from which applications shall be accepted on portal shall be notified separately. For trial, user may change the fee amount from indicated value to ₹ 1 and proceed.  
  5. If a user completes his application and report upload in full on the trail portal, he may inform A trial certificate will be issued for the product.