Introduction to BEE

Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) was set up by the Government of India on 1st March 2002 under the provisions of the Energy Conservation Act, 2001. It is an agency constituted under the Ministry of Power, Government of India. The primary objective of BEE India is to reduce energy intensity of the Indian economy and cost saving. The Government has made it mandatory for some notified products to have star ratings and labels which specify the energy saving performance of the product and help the customers in making the perfect choice before purchasing any such product. A higher star rating represents higher energy saving.

How to get (BEE) Registration in India?

The manufacturer(s) have to apply for BEE Certification and complete the product testing and documentation required by Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) to get the product certified with BEE Star Rating.
Multifaceted Solvere Inc. provides complete step by step guide and support with assistance of its highly experienced professional team to the manufacturers in getting BEE Registration Certificate for their products. For any consultancy or assistance, please contact us: Multifaceted Solvere Inc., Mobile: +91-8800189338, multifacetedsolvere@gmail.com. For any information related to BEE Registration process, kindly check the Important Information provided below.

BEE Registration Process

Stage 1: The applicant (manufacturer) needs to submit the sample(s) and documents related to technical information to National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL) accredited lab for testing and take the test report.

Stage 2: Gather the required documents and register Brand on Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) portal with security deposit fee paid online.

Stage 3: The applicant (manufacturer) needs to submit the hard copies of application with all the necessary attachments to BEE signed by authorized signatory.

Stage 4: In case, any additional information or clarification is sought by BEE, the applicant needs to furnish the same.

Stage 5: Once the applicant’s (manufacturer) company / brand registration is approved, BEE activates the link for model registration.

Stage 6: The applicant (manufacturer) needs to fill up the online application form.

Stage 7: The applicant (manufacturer) needs to gather all the required documents and information and upload the same on BEE portal.

Stage 8: The applicant (manufacturer) needs to make the online payment of model registration fee to BEE

Stage 9: The applicant (manufacturer) needs to submit the hard copy of application with all required attachments signed by authorized signatory accompanied by sample of BEE label, as per BEE guidelines.

Stage 10: If any other clarification or information is asked by BEE, the applicant (manufacturer) needs to furnish the same.

Stage 11: After the thorough verification of all submitted documents and information, BEE, is satisfied, approves the application and grants with permission to start affixing the label on the product.

Mandatory Product List for BEE Registration:

Sr. No. Products Name Schedules for Equipments View / Download PDF
1 Frost Free (No-Frost) Refrigerator Know More Schedule 1 - Frost Free (No-Frost) Refrigerator Know More

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2 Tubular Fluorescent Lamps Know More Schedule 2 - Tubular Fluorescent Lamps Know More

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3 Room Air Conditioners Know More Schedule 3 - Room Air Conditioners Know More

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4 Schedule 4 - Distribution Transformer Know More Schedule 4 - Distribution Transformer Know More

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5 RAC (Cassette, Floor Standing Tower, Ceiling, Corner AC) Know More Schedule 3(A) - RAC (Cassette, Floor Standing Tower, Ceiling, Corner AC) Know More

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6 Direct Cool Refrigerator Know More Schedule 5 - Direct Cool Refrigerator Know More

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7 Electric Geysers Know More Schedule 10 - Electric Geysers Know More

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8 Color TV Know More Schedule 11 - Color TV Know More

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9 IAC Notification/ Gazette Know More Schedule 19 VARIABLE CAPACITY AIR CONDITIONERS Know More

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10 LED Notification/ Gazette Know More Schedule 20 LED LAMPS Know More

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Voluntary Product List under BEE Registration:

Sr. No. Products Name Schedules for Equipments View / Download PDF
1 Induction Motors Schedule 6 Know More

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2 Agricultural Pump Sets Schedule 7 Know More

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3 Ceiling Fans Schedule 8 - Ceiling Fans Know More

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4 Domestic Liquefied Petroleum Gas(LPG) Stoves Schedule 9 - Domestic Liquefied Petroleum Gas(LPG) Stoves Know More

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5 Washing Machine Schedule 12 - Washing Machine Know More

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6 Computer (Notebook /Laptops) Schedule 14 - Computer (Notebook /Laptops) Know More

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7 Ballast (Electronic/agneticM) Schedule 15 - Ballast (Electronic/Magnetic) Know More

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8 Office equipment's (Printer, Copier, Scanner, MFD’s). Schedule 16 – Office equipment's (Printer, Copier, Scanner, MFD’s). Know More

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9 Diesel Engine Driven MonosetPumps for Agricultural Purposes Schedule 13-Diesel Engine Driven Monoset Pumps for Agricultural Purposes Know More

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10 Solid State Inverter Schedule 17 Solid State Inverter Know More

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11 Diesel Generator Schedule 18 - Diesel Generator Know More

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12 Chillers Schedule 21 - Chillers Know More

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13 Microwave Ovens Schedule 22 - Microwave Ovens Know More

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14 Solar Water Heaters Schedule 23 - Solar Water Heaters Know More

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15 Light Commercial Air conditioners Schedule 24 - Light Commercial Air conditioners Know More

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16 Deep Freezers Schedule 25 - Deep Freezers Know More

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17 UHD Televisions Schedule 26 - UHD Televisions Know More

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18 Air Compressor Schedule 27 - Air Compressor Know More

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Documents are Required for BEE Registration

Documents and Information Required by Testing Laboratory (Lab)

» The applicant (manufacturer) needs to provide sample(s) with user manual.

» The applicant needs to provide registered address proof of the manufacturing unit, such as, copy of factory license having the relevant product mentioned as a scope of manufacturing and bearing the address of manufacturing unit – it must be in English and in original language as well.

» The applicant must have obtained BIS License and provide a copy of the same with validity date and denoting all applied models.


Documents / Information Sought by Bureau of Energy Efficiency for Company / Brand Registration

» A cover letter enlisting all the information and attachments provided.

» The applicant (manufacturer) needs to provide a copy of online security deposit payment receipt.

» The applicant needs to provide print out of online brand registration application.

» The applicant needs to provide copy of trade mark / brand registration.

» If the manufacturing unit is not the owner of the trademark, the applicant needs to provide a copy of authorizing letter from the trade mark brand owner.

» If applicable (for Indian OEM only), a copy of MSME certificate.

» The applicant needs to provide a copy of valid ISO 9001 certificate issued in the name and address of the manufacturing unit mentioned in company registration form of applicant (manufacturer) (in case of multiple manufacturing units, the applicant (manufacturer) needs to provide ISO of all the manufacturing units).

» A letter of authorized signatory must be provided.

» The applicant must provide a copy of BIS License with its validity date and all applied models details.


Documents / technical details required by BEE for model registration

A covering letter mentioning all the information and attachments provided.

The applicant must provide a copy of payment receipt paid online for model registration.

The applicant should also print out of online application form (other form(s).

The applicant must provide Original Test Report.

A sample of BEE Label should also be provided.

Pre-requirements for Registering on the BEE Portal

Indian Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM)

Any Executive of the Indian Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) or brand owner should be appointed and authorized as an Authorized Signatory through an authorization letter from his company for all BEE associated responsibility.

Foreign Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM)

It is mandatory for a foreign manufacturer to nominate appoint an Indian business organization as its Authorized Indian Representative (AIR) and Signatory. The manufacturer can appoint any executive of their company, located in India, as Authorized Indian Representative.

Kindly Note that – Multifaceted Solvere Inc. Private Limited can become Authorized Indian Representative (AIR) for foreign OEM at USD 500 for starting three years, which can be extended as per your requirements and needs.

Cost and Timeline for BEE Registration in India

Cost in BEE Registration

For a quick registration and attractive quotation, please contact us with your product information at Multifaceted Solvere Inc., Mobile: +91-8800189338, Email:multifacetedsolvere@gmail.com.

Timeline

For Brand Registration with Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE), it takes 15-20 working days and for Model Registration with BEE, it takes minimum 10-15 working days, granted all the documents and information is provided timely.

Format Sample of BEE Certificate

The manufacturer(s) have to apply for BEE Certification and complete the product testing and documentation required by Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) to get the product certified with BEE Star Rating.

Multifaceted Solvere Inc. provides complete step by step guide and support with assistance of its highly experienced professional team to the manufacturers in getting BEE Registration Certificate for their products. For any consultancy or assistance, please contact us: Multifaceted Solvere Inc., Mobile: +91-8800189338, Email:multifacetedsolvere@gmail.com. For any information related to BEE Registration process, kindly check the Important Information provided below.

Post BEE Registration Compliance Guidelines

There are mandatory requirements that must be complied by the product manufacturers after BEE Registration. Products Manufacturers should comply these guidelines:

Documents / technical details required by BEE for model registration

  1. The manufacturer needs to submit the details of registered model wise information of products that have been manufactured and/or imported on a quarterly basis to Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE), same must be certified by an independent Chartered Accountant.
  2. The manufacturer must ensure that a registered model remains available in the market for a period of at least one year from the date of approval. The manufacturer cannot withdraw model during the period of first one year.
  3. The manufacturer must provide the information to BEE about the availability of product model in the country with its location information.

After getting the approval, in case no production is made in first six months, the license holder (manufacturer) has to revalidate and confirm to BEE that the production has started and then follow the guideline mentioned above at point number 3. The manufacture must carry out this process for a period of maximum three years or till validity of label.

BEE Logo on product

Fixing BEE Logo on the product involves three steps: 1. A specimen of BEE label must be submitted, as applicable, 2. Getting the specimen approved by BEE, 3. The BEE Logo must be prominently displayed on the applicable product.

» A specimen of BEE label must be submitted, as applicable.

» Getting the specimen approved by BEE.

» The BEE Logo must be prominently displayed on the applicable product.

Below is given an examples of how to place BEE Logo on a product for reference:


Note:

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Testing Sample Return Policy under BEE Registration

The tested samples should be collected back within 15 days from the date on which the test report was issued. If not collected back withing the stipulated time, the lab reserves the right to destroy the sample according to its policy.

Validity and Renewal of Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) Certificate

The validity of BEE Registration Certificate is 3 years from the date it is issued. BEE Certificate validity can be renewed by paying the renewal fees along with the required documents.