Compliance & Product Regulatory ApproVals

Extension in Star label validity period for Distribution Transformer

Extension in Star label validity period for Distribution Transformer

BEE has extended the star label validity period of Distribution Transformer notified under S&L program by one year. The revised star label validity period is from 1st July to 2017 to 31st Dec 2023.

Important points for manufacturers/ licensee:

i) Manufacturers shall apply for new model approval in BIS as per revised stat label validity period i.e. 1st July 2017 to 31st Dec 2023.

ii) For already approved model by BEE, manufacturers will apply for “Model Continuation” on or before 31st Jan 2023 failing to which approved models will be expired by BEE.

iii) To reapply the approved model as per revised validity period, link is reflecting in S&L portal of registered manufacturers.

iv) Specimen of the label to be affixed on the distribution transformer is shown below:

more insights

Praveen Rao

CEO & Technical Director, C-PRAV Group: Australia, New Zealand, India & Canada 

C-PRAV Labs & Certifications 

Professional engineering experience of 30+ years with technical and managerial skills obtained from professional degree, courses, and hands-on experience, while working with organizations and companies involved in Design & Development, Testing, Inspection, Certification and Compliance (TICC). 

Management of electrical/electronic products & systems Testing and Certifications for Global markets in Consumer, Industrial, IT, Telecom, Defence, Medical, and Automotive Industries. Overall advisory for Standards, Regulations, Testing and Certifications for Global Market Access (GMA). 

  • ISO/IEC 17025 Lab Quality Management 
  • NATA Authorised Signatory (1995 to 2000) for EMC Testing 
  • NATA & IANZ Authorised Technical Assessor (current)
  • EMI/EMC, RF/Wireless, EMR-RF Exposure/SAR 
  • NATA Technical Assessors Advisory Committee (current) 
  • Current Chair of Australian EMC National Standards Committee 
  • Member of Australian National standards committees for Safety, Radio, RF Exp/SAR 
  • Represent Australia in International Standards committees like IEC, CISPR, IEEE 
  • Member of Telecommunications Certification Body Council, USA and European REDCA