Telecom Certification (TC)

I. Work Responsibilities:

1) Policy Aspects of MTCTE   

  i) Review of MTCTE  Procedure

  ii) Consultation with stakeholders.

  iii) Preparation of Proposals for launch of different phases of MTCTE after analysing quantum of load of Applications and review of testing infrastructure in the country.

  iv) Review of extension of test results/test reports from ILAC accredited test labs as per requirement.

  v) Resolution of critical issues and challenges in MTCTE implementation through the Empowered Committee.

  vi) Inputs to C-DoT on MTCTE portal development. MTCTE Portal for development for online administration of MTCTE scheme.

  vii) Manpower planning / proposal for staff requirement for launch of subsequent Phases of MTCTE.

2) Operational Aspects of MTCTE

  i) Finalization of Essential Requirements (ERs) for various products in coordination with core division.

  ii) Coordination with NIC for Cloud resources for MTCTE portal.

  iii) Coordination with C-DoT on MTCTE portal development issues.

  iv) Coordination with Customs CBIC (Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs) for import restrictions for items covered under MTCTE regime.

  v)  Performing different roles for online disposal of applications by OEMs of product certifications under MTCTE scheme and issue of online MTCTE Certificate.

3) Management of TBT Enquiry Point

  i) Dissemination of WTO TBT (Technical Barriers to Trade) Notifications of member countries to various stakeholders in India and submitting a consolidated response.

  ii)  Notifying our ERs/Technical Regulations to Member countries

  iii) Responding to WTO Member Countries Specific Trade Concerns (STCs) on MTCTE regime through Department of Commerce (DoC).

4) Other Coordination Activities for MTCTE

  i) Coordination work with Department of Commerce (DoC) for inputs on “Notifying Technical Regulation for filling up regulatory gap in India”.


II. Other Activities:

 1) Development of an online portal for administration for MTCTE.

 2) Finalization of Essential Requirements (ERs) for telecom products.

 3) Consultation with stakeholders like Telecom Equipment Manufacturers, Traders and Testing Laboratories.

 4) Regular interaction with stakeholders including stakeholders meets etc.

 5) Administration of MTCTE procedure with effect from April 2018 when the procedure becomes operative.

 6) Preparation of monthly statement regarding certificate issued by TEC, sale of documents and fee collected etc.

 7) Issue of MTCTE certificates & maintenance of its record and updating on TEC website thereof.