WIRELESS PLANNING AND COORDINATION/EQUIPMENT TYPE APPROVAL
WPC/ETA APPROVAL (WIRELESS PLANNING AND COORDINATION/EQUIPMENT TYPE APPROVAL)
WPC stands for Wireless Planning and Coordination, which is part of the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, is the national broadcasting body founded in 1952. Any foreign manufacturing, who is seeking to sell or manufacture its wireless electronic products in India, needs to get the WPC approval. Besides the wireless electronic products, several other related items are also covered under this policy and require mandatory WPC approval.
Equipment Type Approval (ETA) is required to upgrade the import of wireless devices in India, this approval shall be obtained from the WPC department. A product that works in the de-licensed frequency band and isn’t certified by WPC then they must get an ETA certificate.