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Title Nepal Standards (Certification Mark) Act, 2037 (1980)
Legal Type Act 1
Issue Agency Ministry of Industry
Responsible Agency Ministry of Industry
Issuing Date 2017-02-07
Download English Nepal Standards (Certification Mark) Act, 2037 (1980)
Download Nepali Nepal Standards (Certification Mark) Act, 2037 (1980)

List Measures/Standards

Name Description Comment Status Measures/Standards Measure Class
Prohibition to make improper use of Certification Mark Prohibition to make improper use of Certification Mark Section 8 - Prohibition to make improper use of Certification Mark: (1) No one shall use certification marks in relation to any goods or process without obtaining a license. No one shall use symbol which may create confusion regarding the design of the certification mark. (2) A persons who has obtained license shall also not use a certification mark in relation to any article which does not conform to the prescribed standards, or any symbol likely to create confusion regarding the design thereof Active measures Goods
Prohibition to use Names Similar to those of the Council or the Office Section 9- Prohibition to use Names Similar to those of the Council or the Office: No one shall use any name which may create confusion regarding the full name or acronyms of the Council or the office Comments Active measures Goods
Publicity may be made after obtaining approval Section 7A. Publicity may be made after obtaining approval: (1) A person who is desirous of publicising any goods up to the Nepal Standard shall obtain the approval of the office. (2) A person who is desirous of obtaining approval under Sub Section (1) shall submit an application to the office. (3) In case any application is received under Sub-Section (2), the office shall conduct necessary investigations and then grant approval for such publicity. Comments Active measures Goods
Right to use Certification Mark Section 7 : Right to use Certification Mark: Any producer, manufacturer or distributor, or any individual who provides services, must obtain a license under this Act if he/she wants to use a certification mark in respect to any goods or process Comments Active measures Goods