Guidance

Standardisation

Explains what standardisation is and the role of government, the British Standards Institution and the European Commission.

Documents

Memorandum of Understanding between BSI and BIS

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The Economics of Standardization - in English

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The Economics of Standardization: an update

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Detail

Standardisation is the process of creating, issuing and implementing standards. This document provides more detail and explains the role of:

  • government
  • British Standards Institution
  • European Commission