No. 41(8)/ISO/2006
Government of India
Ministry of Small Scale Industries
Office of the Development Commissioner
(Small Scale Industries)
ISO Division
7th Floor, Nirman Bhavan


New Delhi-110011
Dated: 24.01.2007


  1. The Secretary(SSIs), All State Govts/Uts
  2. Commissioner/Director of Industries, All State Govts./Uts
  3. Director, All SISIs

Subject:  Reimbursement of charges to SSI units for acquiring ISO 9000/14000 certification-Criteria for approving ISO 9000 and ISO 14000 Certification Bodies(CBs) for reimbursement of certification expenses to SSI units- Updated list of CBs.

Sir,

Further to this office circular of even number dated 13.7.2006 on the above subject, following is the list of certifying bodies that have been accredited by NABCB for ISO 9000 certification (QMS) and ISO14001(EMS). Expenses made by the SSI units in obtaining the corresponding certificates from these Certifying Bodies with the logo of NABCB on the certificate alone will be considered for reimbursement by this office in the case of applications received in this office on or after 1-1-2006:
List of Certification Bodies as on date:
For QMS Certification

S. No.

Name of CB

1

Det Norske Veritas ,Certification Services, India

2

TUV India Pvt.Ltd.

3

BVQI (India) Pvt.Ltd.

4

Intel Quality Certification Pvt.Ltd.

5

American Global Standards India

6

Indian Register Quality Systems

7

ICS Certifications(Asia) Pvt.Ltd.

8

ICRS Management Systems Pvt.Ltd.

9

BSI India Pvt.Ltd.

10

TUV Rheninland India Pvt.Ltd.

11

TUV Suddeutschland (India)Pvt.Ltd.

12

NVT Quality Certification Pvt. Ltd.

13

AQSR India Pvt.Ltd.

14

American Quality Assessors India Pvt.Ltd.

15

Bureau of Indian Standards

16

URS Certification Ltd.

17

ICL Certifications Ltd.

18

Transpacific Certifications Ltd.

19

Knowledge Partner QR Pvt.Ltd.

20

QMS Certification Services Pvt.Ltd.

21

Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance Ltd.(India Branch)

22

Vexil Business Process Services Pvt.Ltd.

23

NQA Certifications India Pvt.Ltd.

24

QSS Quality Management Services

25

QSI(India Certifications Pvt.Ltd.)

26

RINA India Pvt.Ltd.

27

SGS India Pvt.Ltd.

28

Global Certification Services.

29

NQAQSR Certification Pvt. Ltd.



B. For EMS Certification

S. No.

Name of CB

1

Det Norske Veritas, Certification Services, India

2

TUV India Pvt.Ltd.

3

International Certification Services (Asia)Pvt.Ltd.

4

BVQI (India) Pvt.Ltd. /Bureau Veritas Quality Certification Pvt.Ltd

5

Indian Register of Shipping (Indian Register Quality Systems)

6

NVT Quality Certification Private Ltd.

7

Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance Ltd.(India Branch)

8

Vexil Business Process Services Pvt.Ltd.

9

TUV South Asia Pvt.Ltd.

10

AQSR India Pvt.Ltd.

11

NQAQSR Certification Pvt.Ltd.

 

This circular supersedes all the previous circulars issued in this regard and this may be brought to the notice of all concerned.

Yours faithfully,


(V.S. Karunakaran)
Industrial Adviser