Essential Requirements for 2- Wire Telephone Equipment
Testing and Certification requirements under MTCTE scheme were notified through Indian Telegraph (Amendment) Rules, 2017 [WTO TBT Notification G/TBT/N/IND/66]. MTCTE Scheme is being launched in a phased manner and telecom products are gradually being brought under MTCTE regime. 2- Wire Telephone Equipment Device are included in Phase I of MTCTE scheme. Certification of 2- Wire Telephone Equipment has become mandatory from 1 October 2019.
Essential Requirement for 2- Wire Telephone Equipment covers the following equipment –
1. Executive Telephone Systems
2. NSD/ISD Payphone
3. Electronic Telephone Instrument
4. Key Telephone Systems
5. 2-Line Feature Phone
6. Coin Box Telephone
7. Coin Box Telephone - Table Top Interface
8. Terminals for connecting to PSTN
9. CLIP Phone
10. Key Telephone Systems with proprietary interface
Details of Standards specified in the Essential Requirements are referenced in document Annexures to ERs.