Consumers can get un-hallmarked jewellery tested at BIS recognised centres, Retail News, ET Retail

Consumers can get un-hallmarked jewellery tested at BIS recognised centresShoppers can now get the purity of their un-hallmarked gold jewelry examined at assaying services recognised by the Bureau of Indian Normal (BIS). “The rates for screening of gold jewelry upto 4 content is Rs 200. For 5 or much more article content, the costs are Rs 45 for each report,” an official statement said on Friday.

The Ministry of Client Affairs reported necessary hallmarking has been successfully carried out wherein 3 lakh gold content are currently being hallmarked with HUID (Hallmark Exceptional Identification) each working day.

The BIS has “now manufactured provision to enable a widespread buyer to get the purity of their unhallmarked gold jewelry examined at any of the BIS acknowledged Assaying and Hallmarking Centres (AHCs).”

The AHC need to undertake the tests of gold jewelry from widespread buyers on precedence and present a take a look at report to the buyer, it added.

“The examination report issued to the purchaser will guarantee the purchaser about the purity of their jewellery and will also be useful if the consumer needs to market the jewelry lying with him,” it mentioned.

The authenticity and purity of the hallmarked gold jewellery products with HUID selection, purchased by client, can also be confirmed by employing ‘verify HUID’ in BIS Care application which can be downloaded from the Perform Store.