Dated 24th July 2012
Import of Toys appearing under ITC (HS) Codes 9501,9502,9503,of Schedule-I of ITC(HS) Classifications of Export & Import Items is prohibited. However, import of toys accompanied by the following certificates shall be permitted:
(i) A certificate that the toys being imported conform to the standards prescribed in ASTM F963 or standards prescribed in ISO8124(Part I-III)
or standards prescribed in EN71.
(ii) A Certificate of Conformance from the manufacturer that the representative samples of toys being imported have been tested by an
Independent laboratory which is accredited under ILAC,MRA and found to meet the standards indicated above. The certificate would also link the toys to the consignment to the period of manufacture indicated in the Certificate of Conformity.
Source: ITC policy Notes/Notification No.113/2008 dt: 16/06/2009
SOURCE: GOVT. OF INDIA, Ministry of Commerce and Industry