TECHNICAL BARRIERS TO TRADE: NATIONAL ENQUIRY POINTS

National enquiry points

List of names, addresses, telex, telephone, telefax numbers and E-mail addresses, where available, of the enquiry point(s) foreseen in Articles 10.1 and 10.3 of the TBT Agreement, and any additional information provided by delegations concerning their operation.


Download the list of National enquiry points (Document code G/TBT/ENQ/*)


Find National enquiry points by country in alphabetical order
  

A B C D E F G H I J K L
M N O P Q R S T U V WXY Z

  

Albania    back to top

General Directorate of Standardization
Rr: “Mine Peza”, Nr.143/3
Tirana — Albania

Tel: +(355 42) 22 62 55
+(355 42) 22 71 76
Fax: +(355 42) 24 71 77
E-mail: info@dps.gov.al
nati@dps.gov.al
Website: www.dps.gov.al

Contact person: Mrs. Kostanca Dedja

  

Antigua and Barbuda    back to top

The Antigua and Barbuda Bureau of Standards (ABBS)
Cnr Redcliffe Street & Corn Alley
P.O. Box 1550
St. John's — Antigua (W.I.)

Tel: + (268) 562-40 11
Fax: + (268) 462-16 25
E-mail: tbt.enquiries@ab.gov.ag

  

Argentina    back to top

Dirección Nacional de Comercio Interior
Directora: Lic. Karina Prieto
Area de Obstáculos Técnicos al Comercio
Lic. María J. Rivera
Avda. Julio A. Roca 651 Piso 4° Sector 2
(C1067ABB) Buenos Aires — Argentina

Tel: + (54 11) 4349 40 67
Fax: + (54 11) 4349 40 72
E-mail: focalotc@mecon.gov.ar
Website: http://www.puntofocal.gov.ar

  

Armenia    back to top

WTO Notification Agency in the Republic of Armenia
5, M. Mkrtchyan Yerevan, 375010 — Armenia

Tel: + (374 10) 54 39 81 / 54 39 82
Fax: + (374 10) 54 39 83
E-mail:
info@arm-wto.am

Contact person: Ashot Ghazaryan
Head of the WTO Notification Agency

  

Australia    back to top

WTO Enquiry Point
The Director
WTO Industrials and Market Access Section
Office of Trade Negotiations
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
Canberra
A.C.T. 0221 — Australia

Tel: + (61 2) 6261 11 11

Fax: + (61 2) 6261 31 11

E-mail: TBT.Enquiry@dfat.gov.au

  

Austria    back to top

(a) For technical regulations (Articel 10.1 TBT-Agreement)
Bundesministerium für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Wirtschaft
Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy
Abteilung "Multilaterale und EU-Handelspolitik" (C2/3);Division
'Multilateral and EU-Trade Policy' (C2/3)
Stubenring 1
A-1011 Wien

Tel: + (43-1) 71100, ext. 5774

Fax: (+43 1) 715 96 51, 718 05 08

E-mail: post.c23@bmwfw.gv.at

Website: http://www.bmwfw.gv.at

(b) For non-governmental standards (Article 10.3)
Österreichisches Normungsinstitut — ON
(Austrian Standards Institute)
Heinestraße 38
P.O.B. 130
A-1021 Wien

Tel: (+43 1) 213 00/ext.613

Fax: (+43 1) 213 00 650

E-mail: infostelle@on-norm.at

Website: http://www.on-norm.at

Österreichischer Verband für Elektrotechnik — ÖVE
(Austrian Electronical Association)
Eschenbachgasse 9
A-1010 Wien

Tel: (+43 1) 587 63 73

Fax:(+43 1) 586 74 08

E-mail: ove@ove.at

Website: http://www.ove.at

 

Azerbaijan (Observer) back to top

WTO/TBT Enquiry Point
State Committee for Standardization,
Metrology and Patent of the Republic of Azerbaijan
124 Mardanov gardashlary str.
AZ 1147 Baku
Azerbaijan

Tel: (+994 12) 449 99 59 ext. 203

Fax: (+994 12) 440 52 24/+99412 449 36 81

E-mail: enquiry@azstand.gov.az

Website: www.azstand.gov.az

Contact person: Mr. Sabit Mammadov

  

Bahrain    back to top

Directorate of Standards and Metrology
Ministry of Industry and Commerce
P.O. Box 5479
Manama
Bahrain

Tel: +(973) 17 57 4880
Fax: +(973) 1753 0730
E-mail: BSMD@commerce.gov.bh

Contact person: Mrs. Mona AlZeera

  

Bangladesh    back to top

Bangladesh Standard and Testing Institution (BSTI)
Maan Bhaban
116- A, Tejgaon Industrial Area
Dhaka – 1208 — Bangladesh

Tel: + (88) 02 882 14 62

Fax: + (88) 02 913 15 81

E-mail: wto_library_bsti@ranksitt.net

Website: http://www.bstibd.org

Contact person: Mr. M Liaquat Ali

  

Barbados    back to top

Barbados National Standards Institution
“Flodden”
Culloden Road
St Michael — Barbados  BB 14001

Tel: + (246) 426 38 70

Fax: + (246) 436 14 95

E-mail: aishmael@bnsi.com.bb

Contact person: Mrs. Anthea Ishmael Director (Ag.)

  

Belarus*    back to top

National Information Centre for Technical Barriers to Trade, Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures
3 Melezh Str., Minsk 220113
Republic of Belarus
*(In the process of accession to the WTO.)

Tel: + (375) 17 262 12 50

Fax: + (375) 17 262 15 20

E-mail: belgiss@mail.belpak.by

Contact person: Tatiana Svirko

  

Belgium    back to top

BELNotif
Ministère de l'Economie
Qualité et Sécurité — Div. Accréditation
WTC III — 5ème étage
Bd Simon Bolivar 30
1000 Bruxelles

Tel: (+32 2) 208 36 20

Fax: (+32 2) 208 36 55

E-mail: belnotif@mineco.fgov.be, paul.caruso@mineco.fgov.be

  

Belize    back to top

Acting Director
Belize Bureau of Standards
Ministry of Economic Development,
Commerce, Industry and Consumer Protection
Ministry of Works Compound
Power Lane, Belmopan City

Tel: +(501) 822 0446/7
Fax: +(501) 822 2571
Email: bbs@btl.net

  

Benin    back to top

Ministry of Trade and Tourism
P.O.B 2037 Cotonou — Benin

Tel: + (229) 31 52 67 + (229) 31 54 02

Fax: + (229) 31 52 58

  

Bolivia    back to top

(a) Technical regulations and conformity assessment procedures:
Viceministerio de Industria y Comercio Interno
Av. Camacho 1488
Casilla No. 4430
La Paz — Bolivia

Tel: + (591 2) 37 20 46

Fax: + (591 2) 31 72 62

(b) Technical standards:
Instituto Boliviano de Normalización y Calidad — IBNORCA
Punto de Contacto OTC/OMC
Oficina Central
Dirección: Av. Busch Nº 1196 — Miraflores — La Paz — Bolivia

Tel: + (591 2) 222 3738 / 3777 / 3666 / 3571

Fax: +(591 2) 222 3410

E-mail: rolando.mendoza@ibnorca.org

Website: http://.ibnorca.org

  

Botswana    back to top

Botswana Bureau of Standards (BOBS)
Private Bag BO 48
Main Airport Road
Plot No. 55745
Block 8, Gaborone
BOTSWANA

Tel: (+267) 390 3200
Fax: (+267) 390 31
E-mail: infoc@hq.bobstandards.bw

  

Brazil    back to top

WTO Enquiry Point
Mr. Jorge Cruz
Head of International Affairs
Mr. Rogerio Correa
Head of Brazilian TBT/WTO Enquiry Point
Rua Santa Alexandrina, 416 – 5° andar
20261-232 — Rio de Janeiro — RJ — Brazil

Tel: + (55 21) 2563 28 21

Fax: + (55 21) 2502 65 42

E-mail: barreirastecnicas@inmetro.gov.br

Website: http://www.inmetro.gov.br/barreirastecnicas

  

Bulgaria    back to top

(a) Enquiry point for technical regulations:
Ministry of Economy, Energy and Tourism Technical Harmonisation and Consumer Policy Directorate
8 Slavyanska St.
1000 Sofia, Bulgaria

Tel: +(359 2) 940 75 80

Fax:+(359 2) 987 89 52

E-mail: infopointBG@mee.government.bg

Website: http://www.mi.government.bg
Contact person: Lyubomir Dimitrov

(b) Enquiry point for standards:
Bulgarian Institute for Standardization
13 Lachezar Stanchev St.
Izgrev Complex
1797 Sofia, Bulgaria

Tel: +(359 2) 817 45 04

Fax:+(359 2) 817 45 35

E-mail: violeta.yordanova@bds-bg.org

Website: http://www.bds-bg.org
Contact person: Violeta Yordanova

 

Burkina Faso    back to top

Direction de la Normalisation et de la Promotion de la Qualité (FASONORM)
01BP389 Ouagadougou 01— Burkina Faso

Tel: +(226) 50 31 13 00/ 50 31 13 01/50 30 62 24

Fax: +(226) 50 31 14 69

E-mail: pni-oct@onac.bf

  

Burundi    back to top

Ministère du Commerce, de l'Industrie
Bureau Burundais de Normalisation
21, Boulevard de l'Indépendance
B.P. 492 Bujumbura — Burundi

Tel: + (257) 222 1577

E-mail: gnzina@yahoo.fr

 

Notification Authority
Direction du Commerce Extérieur a.i.
Ministère du Commerce, de l'industrie et du Tourisme
B.P. 492 Bujumbura — Burundi

Tel: + (257) 2222 51 12
E-mail: ntibacy@yahoo.fr

Contact person: Cyprien Ntihabahanuza

  

Cambodia    back to top

Ministry of Industry, Mines and Energy (MIME)
Department of Industrial Standards of Cambodia (ISC)
Person in charge: Mr. Yem Narith
45, Preah Norodom Blvd., Phnom Penh
Cambodia

Tel: + (+855) 12 856 948

Fax: + (+855) 23 216 086

E-mail: camtbt-info@isc.gov.kh
Website: www.isc.gov.kh

 

Cameroon    back to top

Ministère du Développement Industriel et Commercial
Direction du Développement Industriel
Cellule de la Normalisation et de la Qualité
Yaounde — Cameroon

Tel: + (237) 22 11 20 / 23 26 37

Fax: + (237) 22 95 86 / 22 27 04

  

Canada    back to top

Canada’s SPS & TBT Notification Authority and Enquiry Point

Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada
Technical Barriers and Regulations Division (TIB)
111 Sussex Drive, Ottawa, ON  K1A 0G2
Canada

Tel: + (343)203-4273
Fax: + (613)943-0346
E-mail: enquirypoint@international.gc.ca
Website:  http://www.international.gc.ca
Contact person: Andrea Spencer

  

Central African Republic    back to top

Direction de la Concurrence et de la Répression des Fraudes Economiques
BP: 1988
Bangui — Central African Republic

Tel: + (236) 61 30 69/61 07 69

Fax: + (236) 61 76 53

  

Chile    back to top

(a) In relation to Technical Regulations (Article 10.1):
Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores
Dirección General de Relaciones Económicas Internacionales
Departamento Regulatorio
Bombero Salas 1345, piso 11
Santiago — Chile

Tel: +(56 2) 827 5447
Fax: +(56 2) 380 9494
E-mail: tbt_chile@direcon.cl

Contact: TBT Sub-Department

(b) In relation to Standards (Article 10.3):
Instituto Nacional de Normalización
Matías Cousiño 64, piso 6
Santiago — Chile

Tel: + (56 2) 445 8000

Fax: + (56 2) 441 0427

E-mail: inn@inn.cl

  

China    back to top

Research Center for International Inspection and Quarantine Standards and Technical Regulations
General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine of the People's Republic of China
No. 7 Madian Donglu
Haidian District
Beijing 100088 — China

Tel: + (86 10) 82 26 06 18

Fax: + (86 10) 82 26 24 48

E-mail: tbt@aqsiq.gov.cn

  

Colombia    back to top

Ministerio de Comercio, Industria y Turismo
Dirección de Regulación
Director: Dr. Luis Felipe Torres Bohorquez

Tel: + (57 1)  6064775

E-mail: lftorres@mincit.gov.co

TBT Contact person: Daniel Hector Rico Rodríguez
Calle 28 Nº 13A — 15, piso 3°
Bogotá, D.C. — Colombia

Tel: + (57 1) 6067676, Ext. 1690
Fax: + (57 1) 6064777
E-mail: drico@mincit.gov.co, puntocontacto@mincit.gov.co
Website:http://www.mincit.gov.co/

  

Costa Rica    back to top

Ministerio de Economía, Industria y Comercio — MEIC
Dirección de Mejora Regulatoria y Reglamentación Técnica
Centro de Información de Obstáculos Técnicos al Comercio — CIOT
Apartado Postal. 10216-1000,
San José — Costa Rica

Tel: + (506) 236 2538 / 235-2700 Ext.: 203

Fax: + (506) 297 1439 / 235 8192
E-mail: crotc@meic.go.cr,
msolera@meic.go.cr
Website: http://www.meic.go.cr

  

Côte d'Ivoire    back to top

Côte d'Ivoire Normalisation (CODINORM)
2 plateaux Sideci — Angle Blvd Latrille/ rue K115 Villa 195 (repère SOCOCE 2-plateaux)
Abidjan — Cocody
01 BP 1872 Abidjan 01 — Côte d'Ivoire

Tel: 22 41 67 58 / 20 01 10 74/ 48 10 89 35 
Fax: 22 41 52 97

E-mail: info@codinorm.org; kouassed2007@yahoo.fr

Site: www.codinorm.org

Contact person: KOUASSI Yao Edmond,
Chief, Information Centre for Standards and Regulations (CINR/CODINORM)

  

Croatia    back to top

TBT Enquiry Point
Croatian Standards Institute (HZN)
Ulica grada Vukovara 78
10000 Zagreb — Croatia

Tel: + (385) 1 610 60 90 / (385) 1 610 60 95

Fax: + (385) 1 610 93 25

E-mail: wto.tbt.info@hzn.hr

Contact person: Mr. Mladen Radetic

  

Cuba    back to top

Oficina Reglamentos técnicos
Dirección de Organismos Económicos Internacionales (DOEI)
Infanta Nº 16 esquina a 23
Vedado, 10400 Havana — Cuba

Tel: + (53 7) 838 03 74 / 838 04 52
E-mail: marilu@mincex.cu

 

Oficina Nacional de Normalización — DOIE
Calle E No. 261 entre 11 y 13
Vedado, 10400, La Habana — Cuba

Tel: + (53 7) 830 00 22 / 830 07 32
Fax: + (53 7) 836 80 48
E-mail: barrerastecnicas@ncnorma.cu
Website: www.nc_otc.cubaindustria.cu

Contact Person: Ing. René Fernández Infante

  

Cyprus    back to top

Cyprus Organization for the Promotion of Quality
Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism
Andrea Araouzou 13 — 15
CY 1421 Nicosia — Cyprus

Tel: (+357) 22 409 310

Fax: (+357) 22 754 103

E-mail: director@cys.mcit.gov.cy, aioannou@cys.mcit.gov.cy

Website: http://www.cys.mcit.gov.cy

  

Czech Republic    back to top

Czech Office for Standards, Metrology and Testing
International Relations Department
Gorazdova 24
P.O. Box 49
128 01 Praha 2 — Czech Republic

Tel: (+420) 224 907 219

Fax: (+420) 224 907 122

E-mail: wto.tbt@unmz.cz

Website: http://www.unmz.cz

Contact person: Ms Klára Popadičová

  

Denmark    back to top

Dansk Standard
(Danish Standards Association)
Kollegievej, 6
DK-2920 Charlottenlund — Denmark

Tel: (+45) 39 96 61 01

Fax: (+45) 39 96 61 01

E-mail: wto@ds.dk

Website: http://www.ds.dk

  

Djibouti    back to top

Ministère du Commerce, de l'Industrie et de l'Artisanat
Service du Contrôle de la Qualité et des Normes
B.P. 24 — Djibouti

Tel: + (253) 35 25 40

Fax: + (253) 35 49 09

  

Dominica    back to top

The Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Trade, and Marketing
Government Headquarters
Kennedy Avenue
Roseau — Commonwealth of Dominica

Tel: + (1 767) 448 2401 — Ext. 3213

Fax: + (1 767) 448 5200

E-mail: foreigntrade@cwdom.dm

Dominica Bureau of Standards
28 Kennedy Avenue, 1st Floor
P.O. Box 1015
Roseau Commonwealth of Dominica

Tel: + (1 767) 448 – 1685

Fax: + (1 767) 449 – 9217

E-mail: info@dominicastandards.org; sjohn@dominicastandards.org

Contact person: Dr. Steve John, Director

  

Dominican Republic    back to top

Dirección de Comercio Exterior y Administración de Tratados Comerciales InternacionalesDICOEX
Secretaría de Estado de Industria y Comercio (SEIC)
Avenida 27 de Febrero No. 209
Santo Domingo — Dominican Republic

Sra. Cristina Herrera
Dirección de Comercio Exterior
Ministerio de Industria y Comercio
Santo Domingo
Dominican Republic

Tel: + (809) 567 7192, Ext: 1037

Fax: + (809) 381 8076
E-mail: cristina.herrera@mic.gob.do

Website: www.seic.gov.do/comercioexterior

  

Ecuador    back to top

Punto de Contacto y Centro de Información Nacional sobre OTC del Ecuador
Subsecretaría de la Calidad
Ministerio de Industrias y Productividad Yánez Pinzón N26-12 entre Av. Colón y La Niña, Edificio Rigel
Quito, Ecuador

Tel: + (593 2) 3948 760 • Ext. 2358
Cell.: + (593 9) 8447 6502
E-mail: mmartinez@mipro.gob.ec; PuntocontactoOTCECU@mipro.gob.ec

Website: www.industrias.gob.ec
Twitter: @IndustriasEc

Contact person: Señor Marlon Esteban Martínez Baldeón, Representante del Punto de Contacto y Centro de Información Nacional sobre OTC del Ecuador

  

Egypt    back to top

Egyptian Organization for Standardization and Quality (EOS)
16, Tadreeb El Modarrebeen St.
El Ameriya
Cairo — Egypt

Tel: + (202) 2 284 55 22/24
Fax: + (202) 2 284 55 04
E-mail: tbteos@eos.org.eg
            moi@idsc.net.eg
Website: www.eos.org.eg

  

El Salvador    back to top

Ministerio de Economía (MINEC)
Dirección de Administración de Tratados Comerciales DATCO
Edificio C-2, Tercera planta Centro de Gobierno, Plan Maestro
Calle Guadalupe y Alameda Juan Pablo II
San Salvador — El Salvador, C.A.

Tel: + (503) 231 57 64 / 231 57 88

Fax: + (503) 231 57 89

E-mail: jmilla@minec.gob.sv; ezelada@minec.gob.sv, omc_es@minec.gob.sv

Website: http://www.minec.gob.sv

  

Estonia    back to top

Estonian Centre for Standardisation (EVS)
Aru 10
10317 Tallinn — Estonia

Tel: + (372) 605 50 62

Fax: + (372) 605 50 63

E-mail: enquiry@evs.ee

Website: http://www.evs.ee

  

European Union    back to top

EC TBT Enquiry Point
Commission européenne
Direction générale des entreprises et de l'industrie
Rue de la Loi 200
1049 Brussels — Belgium

Tel: (+32 2) 295 18 60

Fax: (+32 2) 299 80 43

E-mail: eu-tbt@ec.europa.eu

Website: http://ec.europa.eu/comm/enterprise/tbt/

  

Finland    back to top

Finnish Standards Association SFS
P.O. Box 116
Fin-00241 Helsinki

Tel: (+358 9) 149 93 31

Fax: (+358 9) 146 49 14

E-mail: wto@sfs.fi

Website: http://www.sfs.fi/wto

  

Fiji    back to top

Department of Fair Trading and Consumer Affairs
Ministry of Commerce, Business Development and Investment
Naibati House, 9 Goodenough Street
P.O. Box 2118
Government Buildings
Suva — The Republic of the Fiji Islands

Tel: + (679) 330 54 11

Fax: + (679) 330 26 17

E-mail: ssharma006@govnet.gov.fj

Contact person: Seema Sharma, Economic Planning Officer

  

France    back to top

Association Française de Normalisation (AFNOR)
Centre d'Information sur les Normes et Règlements Techniques (CINORTECH)
11, rue Francis de Pressensé
93571 LA PLAINE SAINT-DENIS CEDEX
France

Tel: (+33 1) 41 62 87 43

Fax: (+33 1) 49 17 91 69

E-mail: di9834@afnor.org

Website: http://www.afnor.org

Contact person: Mme Eveline Vezinat
Tel: (+33 1) 41 62 87 43
Fax: (+33 1) 49 17 91 69
E-mail: eveline.vezinat@afnor.org

Contact person:Mme Martine Vaquier
Tel: (+33 1) 41 62 86 33
Fax: (+33 1) 49 17 90 00
E-mail: martine.vaquier@affnor.org

Apart from assuming the tasks mentioned in article 10 of the TBT Agreement, AFNOR / CINORTECH informs economic operators and administrations on notifications by the other members.

 

The Gambia    back to top

The Gambia Standards Bureau,
TBT Enquiry Point,
130 A Kairaba Avenue,

Tel: +220 4494512/13,
E-mail: thegambiasb@gmail.com

Contact Persons:
Mr. Papa Secka, Director General
Tel: +220 9977035,
E-mail: thegambiasb@gmail.com

Mrs. Isatou Njie, Standards Information Officer
Tel: +220 9849505
E-mail: isatounjie35@yahoo.com

  

Georgia    back to top

State Department of Standardization, Metrology and Certification of Georgia (GEOSTANDARD)
Chargali str.67
Tbilisi — Georgia

Tel: + (995 32) 67 76 80

Fax: + (995 32) 94 09 13

E-mail: Geostand@mail.ru

Contact person: Liana Gudushauri

  

Germany    back to top

DIN Deutsches Institut für Normung e.V.
Technische Auskunft / National Enquiry Point
Postfach 1107, Burggrafenstr. 6
D-10787 Berlin
Germany

Tel: (+49 30) 260 12600

Fax: (+49 30) 260 11260

E-mail: auskunft@din.de

Website: http://www.din.de

  

Ghana    back to top

WTO TBT Enquiry Point
Ghana Standards Board
P.O. BOX MB-245
Accra — Ghana

Tel: + (233) 21 506994, + (233) 21 500065/66

Fax: + (233) 21 500092, 500231

E-mail: gsbnep@ghanastandards.org

Contact person: Ms. Lysbeth Adetola
E-mail: lysadetola2002@yahoo.com

  

Greece    back to top

Hellenic Organization for Standardization (ELOT)
Information Center for Standards and Technical Regulations
313 Acharnon St.
GR 11145 Athens — Greece

Tel: + (30-210) 21 20 304

Fax: + (30-210) 22 86 219

E-mail: wtotbtgr@elot.gr

Website: http://www.elot.gr

  

Grenada    back to top

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Trade
Ministerial Complex
Botanical Gardens
St. George's — Grenada W. I

Tel: + (473) 440 2640 / 440 2712

Fax: + (473) 440 4184

E-mail: faffgnd@caribsurf.com

Grenada Bureau of Standards (GDS)
P.O. Box 2036
Queen's Park
St. George's — Grenada W. I.

Tel: + (473) 440-5886 / 440 6783

Fax: + (473) 440-5554

E-mail: gdbs@caribsurf.com

Website: http://www.spiceisle.com/homepages/gdbs

  

Guatemala    back to top

Héctor Herrera
Comisión Guatemalteca de Normas
— COGUANOR —
Calzada Atanasio Tzul 27-32, zona 12 Ciudad de Guatemala

Tel: +(502) 2476 6784 al 87Ext. 211
Fax: +(502) 2476 6777
E-mail: hherrera@mineco.gob.gt
 

Lidia Esperanza García Palacios
Ministerio de Economía de Guatemala
8ª Avenida 10-43, zona 1 Ciudad de Guatemala

Tel: +(502) 2412 0200 Ext. 4219
Fax: +(502) 2412 0327
E-mail: ligarcía@mineco.gob.gt

Francisco Vásquez
Ministerio de Economía de Guatemala
8ª Avenida 10-43, zona 1 Ciudad de Guatemala

Tel: +(502) 2412 0337
Fax: +(502) 2412 0327
E-mail: fvasquez@mineco.gob.gt

  

Guinea Bissau    back to top

Direcçao de Serviços de Normalizaçao e Promoçao da Qualidade (DSNPQ)
Av. 3 de Agosto C.P. 85 Bissau — Republic of Guinea-Bissau

Tel: + (245) 20 21 72

Fax: + (245) 20 58 56

E-mail: soaresvazf@yahoo.com.br

Contact person: Mr. Soares Vaz — Director

  

Guinea, Republic of    back to top

Institut National de Normalisation et de Métrologie (INNM)
BP: 1639 Conakry — Republic of Guinea

Tel: + (224) 41 28 16

Fax: + (224) 41 39 90

E-mail: inm@sotelgui.net.gn

Contact person: Mrs. Hadja Minté CISSE — General Director
E-mail: minte.cisse@caramail.com

 

Haiti    back to top

Ministère du Commerce et de l'Industrie
Direction du contrôle de la qualité et de la protection de consummateur
8, Rue Légitime
Port-au-Prince

Email: dcqpc_mci@yahoo.fr
Contact person:  Madame Michèle B. Paultre

  

Honduras    back to top

(a) Enquiry point for all notifications:
Secretaría de Industria y Comercio (Ministry of Industry and Trade)
Dirección General de Integración
Económica y Política Comercial
Edificio San José, Piso No. 3
Boulevard José Cecillio del Valle
Colongia Humuya
Tegucigalpa M.D.C. Honduras

Tel: + (504) 235 5047 / 235 3082 

Fax: + (504) 235 5047

(b) Technical regulations, standards and conformity assessment procedures:
Secretaría de Industria y Comercio (Ministry of Industry and Trade)
Dirección General de Protección a Consumidor
Departamento de Normalización y Metrología
Edificio San José, Piso 2
Bulevar José Cecilio del Valle
Colonia Humuya
Tegucigalpa M.D.C. Honduras

Tel: + (504) 235 4797

Fax: + (504) 235 4048

E-mail: normalizacion@sic.gob.hn

(c) Pharmaceutical products:
Secretaría de Salud
Departamento de Farmacia
Edificio Banma, 2do piso
Avenida Jerez, Barrio el Centro
Tegucigalpa M.D.C. Honduras

Tel: + (504) 238 6288

Fax: + (504) 222 2726

(d) Food products:
Secretaría de Salud
Unidad de Regulación Sanitaria y Ambiente, antes Control de Alimentos
Paseo Monumento a la Paz
Parte de atrás del Centro de Salud la Sanidad
Frente Cuerpo de Bomberos
Tegucigalpa M.D.C. Honduras

Tel: + (504) 232 11 39 / 232 16 85

Fax: + (504) 232 27 13

  

Hong Kong, China    back to top

Innovation and Technology Commission
The Government of the Hong Kong Special
Administrative Region
36/F., Immigration Tower
Wan Chai — Hong Kong

Tel: + (852) 2829 4819

Fax: + (852) 2824 1302 

E-mail: psib@itc.gov.hk

  

Hungary    back to top

(a) For technical regulations
Hungarian Notifications Centre
Business Environment Department
Ministry for National Development and Economy
Honvéd u. 13-15.
H-1880 Budapest – Hungary

Tel: + (361) 374 28 73

Fax: + (361) 473 16 22

E-mail: notification@nfgm.gov.hu
zsolt.fazekas@nfgm.gov.hu

Contact person: Mr. Zsolt Fazekas, chief counsellor

(b) For standards
Magyar Szabvanyugyi Testület
(Hungarian Standards Institute)
Üllöi út 25, Pf.,24
H-1450 Budapest 9 — Hungary

Tel: (+361) 456 68 00

Fax: (+361) 456 68 23

E-mail: gy.ponyai@mszt.hu

Website: http://www.mszt.hu/angol/indexeng.htm

  

Iceland    back to top

(a) For technical regulations
Institute for Accreditation, Legal Metrology, Market Surveillance, Metrology and Electrical Safety
Borgartuni 21
IS-150 Reykjavik — Iceland

Tel: + (354) 510 11 00

Fax: + (354) 510 11 01

(b) For standards
The Icelandic Standardization Council
Holtagardar
IS-104 Reykjavik — Iceland

Tel: + (354) 520 71 50

Fax: + (354) 520 71 71

Ministry for Foreign Affairs
External Trade Department
Raudaràrstig 25
IS-150 Reykjavik — Iceland

Tel: + (354) 560 99 00

Fax: + (354) 562 48 78

E-mail: bryndis.kjartansdottir@utn.stjr.is

Contact person: Mrs. Bryndis Kjartansdóttir

  

India    back to top

International Relations & Technical Information Services Department
Bureau of Indian Standards, Manak Bhavan,
9 Bahadur Shah Marg,
New Delhi-11002 — India

Telephone: +(91 11) 232 30 342 / +(91 11) 232 31 082

Fax: + (91 11) 232 39 399

Website: http://www.bis.org.in

E-mail: info@bis.org.in

Contact Person: Mr. C K Maheshwari
Scientist 'F' & Head

  

Indonesia    back to top

Badan Standardisasi Nasional (BSN)
(National Standardization Agency — Indonesia)
Manggala Wanabakti Blok IV, 4th floor
Jl. Jend. Gatot Subroto, Senayan
Jakarta 12710 — Indonesia

Tel: + (62 21) 574 70 43 — 44

Fax: + (62 21) 574 70 45

E-mail: bsn@bsn.or.id

Website: http://www.bsn.or.id

  

Ireland    back to top

(a) For technical regulations:
Market Access Unit
Department of Enterprise, Trade and Employment
Earlsfort Centre
Lower Hatch Street
Dublin 2
Ireland

Tel: (+353 1) 631 21 21

Fax: (+353 1) 631 25 53

E-mail: erinfo@entemp.ie

Website: http://www.entemp.ie

(b) For Standards:
Standards Development
National Standards Authority of Ireland
Glasnevin
Dublin 9 — Ireland

Tel: (+353 1) 807 38 00

Fax: (+353 1) 807 38 38

E-mail: tony.losty@nsai.ie

Website: http://www.nsai.ie

 

National Authority for Technical Regulations:
Trade Policy Unit
Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation
23 Kildare Street
Dublin 2

Phone: +(353 1) 6321409

Fax: +(353 1) 6312562

email: trade@djei.ie

website: www.enterprise.gov.ie

 

Israel    back to top

(a) For TBT notifications and related enquiries:
WTO Enquiry Point
Ministry of Economy
Standardisation Administration
86 Menahem Begin Road
Tel-Aviv 67138 — Israel

Tel:  +(972) 3 734 7501
Tel:  +(972) 3 734 7502

Fax: +(972) 3 734 7626

E-mail: Yael.Friedgut@moital.gov.il

(b) For all other topics:
Commissioner of Standardization
Standardization Administration
Ministry of Economy
5, Bank of Israel St.
Jerusalem 91036, Israel

Tel:  +(972) 2 666 2295

Fax: +(972) 2 666 2943

  

Italy   back to top

(a) For technical regulations
Ministero delle attività produttive
Ufficio F1 — Ispettorato Tecnico dell'Industria
Via Molise, 2
00187 Roma — Italy

Tel: (+39 06) 470 52 205

Fax: (+39 06) 478 87 805

E-mail: tbt.italia@attivitaproduttive.gov.it, vincenzo.correggia@attivitaproduttive.gov.it

Website: http://www.minindustria.it

(b) Database for national Technical regulations in force
Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR)
Dipartimento per le Attività Scientifiche e Tecnologiche (DAST)
Via dei Tiburtina, 19
00185 Rome — Italy

Tel: (+39 06) 4993 7445/ 4993 7455

Fax: (+39 06) 4993 7440

E-mail: a.verdecchia@dcas.cnr.it

(c) For standards (except electricity and electronics)
Ente Nazionale Italiano di Unificazione (UNI)
Via Battistotti Sassi, 11/b
20133 Milan — Italy

Tel: + (39-02) 700 241

Fax: + (39-02) 701 061 49

E-mail: presidenza@uni.com, direzione@uni.com

Website: http://www.uni.com

(d) For standards concerning electricity and electronics
Comitato Elettrotecnico Italiano (CEI)
Via Saccardo 9
20134 Milan — Italy

Tel: (+39 02) 210 061

Fax: (+39 02) 210 062 10

E-mail: cei@ceiweb.it

Website mailto:http://www.ceiweb.it

  

Jamaica    back to top

Bureau of Standards Jamaica
6 Winchester Road
P.O. Box 113
Kingston 10 — Jamaica

Tel: + (876) 926 31 40-5

Fax: + (876) 929 47 36

E-mail: grose@bsj.org.jm

This government agency has responsibility for the promulgation and implementation of standards as follows:

  • inspection;
  • laboratory testing;
  • product and system certification;
  • technical information;
  • training;
  • energy efficiency evaluation;
  • metrology.

Laboratory accreditation functions are currently being phased into The National Accreditation Body.

  

Japan    back to top

(a) Standards Information Service
International Trade Division
Economic Affairs Bureau
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
2-2-1 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo 100-8919 — Japan

Tel: + (81 3) 5501 83 44

Fax: + (81 3) 5501 83 43

E-mail: enquiry@mofa.go.jp

Standards Information Service at MOFA mainly handles enquiries in the fields of drugs, cosmetics, medical devices, foodstuffs, food additives, telecommunications facilities, motor vehicles, ships, aircraft and railway equipment (excluding enquiries concerning Japanese Industrial Standards (JIS) which are handled by JETRO).

(b) Standards Information Service
Business Services Center
Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO)

Ark Mori Building 6F
12-32 Akasaka 1-Chome
Minato-ku, Tokyo
107-6006 — Japan

Tel: + (81 3) 35 82 62 70

Fax: + (81 3) 35 82 56 62

E-mail: BUA-WTO@jetro.go.jp

Standards Information Service at JETRO mainly handles enquiries in the fields of electric equipment, gas appliances, measurement scales, foodstuffs, food additives, etc. Those enquiries concerning JIS on medical devices, motor vehicles, ships, aircraft and railway equipment are handled by JETRO.

In relation to the services of these two bodies, a Standards Agreement Office has been established in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA). Enquiries can be made in a WTO language.

  

Jordan    back to top

(a) National Enquiry Point
TBT Enquiry Point — Knowledge Management Department
Jordan Institution for Standards and Metrology
P.O. Box 941287
Amman — 11194 — Jordan

Tel: + (962) 6 530 1238

Fax: + (962) 6 530 1249

E-mail: Enquiry@jsmo.gov.jo

           rmadanat@jsmo.gov.jo

Contact person: Rula Madanat, Director General Assistant for Technical Affairs

(b) Tasks related to Standards, Technical Regulations and Conformity Assessment
Jordan Standards and Metrology Organization
P.O. Box 941287
Amman — 11194 — Jordan

Tel: + (962) 6 530 12 31

Fax: + (962) 6 530 12 49

E-mail: ykhayyat@jsmo.gov.jo

Contact person:  Dr. Yaseen Khayyat, Director General

(c) TBT Notification Body
Foreign Trade Policy and Economic Relations Department
Ministry of Industry and Trade
P.O. Box 2019
Amman — 11181 — Jordan

Tel: + (962) 6 562 90 30

Fax: + (962) 6 560 76 40

E-mail: maha.a@mit.gov.jo

Contact person: Ms Maha Ali/Researcher, acting Head of Department

  

Kenya    back to top

The Managing Director,
Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS)
Kapiti Road — Off Mombasa Road
Behind Belle vue Cinema
P.O. Box 54974, Nairobi-00200 — Kenya

Tel: +(254 020) 605490 / 605550 / 605610

Fax: +(254 020) 604031 / 609660

Cell phone: +(254 020) 0722202137/8 — +(254 020) 0734600471/2

E-Mail: info@kebs.org

Website: http://www.kebs.org

Contact person: Mrs Eva Odour

  

Korea, Republic of    back to top

Industrial products
Technical Barriers to Trade(TBT) Division
Korean Agency for Technology and Standards (KATS)
93, Isu-ro, Maengdong-myeon, Eumseong-gun
Chungcheongbuk-do, 369-811

Tel: +82-(0)43-870-5524/5525
Fax: +82-(0)43-870-5682
E-mail: tbt@korea.kr
Website: www.knowtbt.kr

Agricultural products:
General Division of International Cooperation

Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs(MAFRA)
94, Dasom 2-ro, Sejong-si
Republic of Korea, 339-012

Tel.:  +(82 44) 201-2020
Fax:  +(82 44) 868-0431
E-mail: wtoagri@korea.kr


Pharmaceuticals, quasi-drugs, medical devices, cosmetic and processed food
Division of Commerce and FTA
Ministry of Health, Welfare and Family Affairs (MW)
Hyundai Building, 75 Yulgong-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul
Republic of Korea, 110-793

Tel: + (82 2) 2023 7242
Fax: + (82 2) 2023 7240
E-mail: healthcaretrade@mw.go.kr

  

Kuwait    back to top

Public authority for Industry
Phd. Yousef Shehab Al Bahar
Vice General Director of PAI — Responsible for TBT SPS enquiries
Standards and Industrial Services Affairs (KOWSMD)
P.O. Box: 4690 Safat 13047 — Kuwait

Tel: + (965) 431 87.40

Fax: + (965) 431 67.04

E-mail: kowsmd@pai.gov.kw

  

Kyrgyz Republic    back to top

(a) For Technical Regulations and Conformity Assessment Procedures: TBT Enquiry Point and Technical Regulation Information Service
Ministry of Economic Regulation of the Kyrgyz Republic
106 Chui Avenue
720002 Bishkek – Krygyz Republic

Tel:+(996 312) 620523; +(996 312) 621190; +(996 312) 620588
Fax:+(996 312) 620588
E-mail: utr307@yandex.ru
Website: www.uotr.el.kg

(b) For Standards:
The Center for Standardization and Metrology
197, Panfilov street,
720040 Bishkek — Kyrgyz Republic

Tel: + (996 312) 66 14 56
Fax: + (996 312) 66 13 67
E-mail: wto@nism.gov.kg
Website: www.nism.gov.kg

  

Lao People’s Democratic Republic     back to top

Standards Division
Department of Standardization and Metrology
Ministry of Science and Technology
P.O. Box 2279
Vientiane, Lao PUR

Tel: +85621 732093

Fax: +85621732093

E-mail: tbtenquiries@laotradeportal.gov.la

 

Latvia    back to top

Jolanta Reinsone
Ministry of Economics of the Republic of Latvia
Foreign Trade Policy Unit, Foreign Economic Relations Department
Brivibas  iela  55
Riga, LV-1519
Latvia

Tel: (+371) 67013284

Fax: (+371)  67280882

E-mail: pto@em.gov.lv
Website: http://www.em.gov.lv

  

Lesotho    back to top

The Standards and Quality Assurance Section
Ministry of Industry, Trade and Marketing
P.O. Box 747
MASERU, 100 — Lesotho

Tel: + (266) 317 454 / 320 695

Fax: + (266) 311 075 / 310 326

E-mail: Lessqa@leoco.ls

Contact person: Chief Standards Officer

  

Liechtenstein    back to top

Office for Foreign Affairs
Heiligkreuz 14
9490 Vaduz — Liechtenstein

  

Lithuania    back to top

Lithuanian Standards Board
T. Kosciuskos street 30
01100 Vilnius — Lithuania

Tel: (+370) 5 270 93 47

Fax: (+370) 5 270 93 67

E-mail: enquiry@lsd.lt

Website: http://www.lsd.lt

  

Luxembourg    back to top

Ministère du Travail et de l'Emploi
Inspection du Travail et des Mines
3, rue des Primeurs —
L-2361 Strassen

Tel: (+352) 478 61 50

Fax: (+352) 491 447

E-mail: paul.weber@itm.etat.lu

  

Macao, China    back to top

Macao Economic Services
1-3 Rua Dr. Pedro José Lobo, 25th floor
Macao (Asia)

Tel: + (853) 28 38 69 37

Fax: + (853) 28 59 03 10

E-mail: wto@economia.gov.mo

  

Madagascar    back to top

Direction de la Normalisation et de la Qualité (DNQ)
Service Normalisation et Règlementation (Centre Documentation)
6 bis, rue Rainandriamampandry Soarano
B.P. 454 Antananarivo (101) — Madagascar

Tel: + (261 20) 22 238 60 / 22 237 99

Fax: + (261 20) 22 666 45 / 22 264 26 / 22 566 01

E-mail: dnq@wanadoo.mg, ranardin@yahoo.fr

  

Malaysia    back to top

Standards Management Department (SIRIM Berhad)
No. 1 Persiaran Dato' Menteri
PO box 7035
Section 2,
40911 Shah Alam
Selangor Darul Ehsan — Malaysia

Tel: + (603) 5544 6302 / 5544 6909

Fax: + (603) 5510 6389

Website: http://www.sirim.my/WTO/main.htm

Contact persons: Ms. Khalidah Mustafa:khalidah_mustafa@sirim.my/
Ms. Salmah Mohd Nordin: salmah_mohd.nordin@sirim.my

  

Malawi    back to top

Ministry of Industry, Trade and Private Sector Development
3rd Floor, Gemini House
P.O. Box 30366
Capital City
Lilongwe 3
Malawi

Tel: +(265) 1 770 244
Fax: +(265) 1 770 680
Email: minci@malawi.net

  

Mali    back to top

Direction nationale des industries
Rue Famalo Coulibaly
BP 278
Bamako — Mali

Tel: + (223) 22 57 56 / 22 06 63

Fax: + (223) 22 61 37

  

Malta    back to top

Malta Standards Authority
c/o Dr. Lorna Mifsud Cachia
Level 2
Evans Building
Merchants Street
Valletta VLT 03 — Malta

Tel: (+356) 21 242 420 / (+356) 21 243 282

Fax: (+356) 21 242 406

E-mail: lorna.cachia@msa.org.mt

Website: http://www.msa.org.mt

  

Mauritius    back to top

Mauritius Standards Bureau
Villa Road
Moka — Mauritius

Tel: + (230) 433 36 48

Fax: + (230) 433 50 51 / 433 51 50

Contact person: Mrs K D Rajcoomar

  

Mexico    back to top

Secretaría de Economía
Subsecretaría de Competitividad y Normatividad
Dirección General de Normas

Av. Puente de Tecamachalco No. 6, Tercer piso
Colonia Lomas de Tecamachalco
C.P. 53950 — Naucalpan, Estado de Mexico — Mexico

Tel: +(52 55) 5729 91 00 ext. 43216 y 43217

Fax: +(52 55) 5729 97 15

E-mail: normasomc@economia.gob.mx

Contact person: Lic. Alberto Ulises Esteban Marina

  

Moldova    back to top

Information Center of Standardization and Certification
Department of Standards and Metrology
28, E. Coca St.
Chisinau, Moldova — 2039

Tel: + (373-2) 75 09 81, ext. 116

Fax: + (373-2) 75 05 81

E-mail: standart@standart.mldnet.com

Contact person: Mr. Vasile Lupashcu

  

Mongolia    back to top

Mongolian National Centre for Standardization and Metrology
Peace Street 46 A
Ulaanbaatar 51 — Mongolia

Tel: + (976 1) 358 349

Fax: + (976 1) 358 032

  

Morocco    back to top

Ministry of Industry, Trade and the upgrade of the Economy
Standardization and Quality Promotion Division
Moroccan Industrial Standardization Service (SNIMA)
Angle Avenue Kamal Zebdi et Rue dadi
Secteur 21, Hay Riad
Rabat — Morocco

Tel: + (212) 37-71 62 14

Fax: + (212) 37-71 17 98

E-mail: snima@mcinet.gov.ma

  

Mozambique    back to top

Instituto Nacional de Normalização e Qualidade — INNOQ
Av. 25 de Setembro, 1179 — 2 andar
CP 2983, Maputo — Mozambique

Tel: + (258) 21 303822; + (258) 21 303823
INNOQ mobile phone: + (258) 82 3228840

Fax: + (258) 21 304206

E-mail: alfredo.sitoe@innoq.gov.mz
asitoe@mic.gov.mz

  

Myanmar    back to top

Director General
Myanma Scientific and Technological
Research Department
Ministry of Science and Technology
Yangon — Myanmar

Tel: + (95 1) 664 930 / 663 024

Fax: + (95 1) 668 033 / 665 292
E-mail: most7@myanmar.com.mm most19@myanmar.com.mm

  

Namibia    back to top

Namibian Standards Institution (NSI)
Mr. Riundja Ali Kaakunga (Othy) CEO
PO Box 26364
The Forum Building
First Floor, Suite 115
11-17 Dr. Frans Indongo Street
Windhoek
Namibia

Tel: + (264) 61 386 400 / + (264) 61 386 430/449

Fax: + (264) 61 386 454

E-mail: enquirypoint@nsi.com.na
Website: www.nsi.com.na

 

  

Nepal    back to top

Nepal Bureau of Standards and Metrology (NBSM)
P.O. Box No. 985, Balaju
Kathmandu — Kingdom of Nepal

Tel: + (977) 1 4356810

Fax: + (977) 1 4350689

E-mail: nbsm@nbsm.gov.np

  

The Netherlands    back to top

(a) Article 10, paragraph 1.1
Ministry of Finance
Tax and Customs Administration
Central Licensing Office for Imports and Exports
Section EC/WTO-Notifications
PO Box 30003
9700 RD Groningen

Tel: (+31 50) 5232133/134/135

Fax: (+31 50) 5232 159

E-mail: Cdiu.notificaties@belastingdienst.nl

The CDIU is responsible for the implementation of regulations in the field of international trade and also for information on technical regulations, including notifications.

(b) Article 10, paragraph 1.2
Nederlands Normalisatie-Instituut (NEN)
(Netherlands Standardization Institute)
P.O. Box 5059
2600 GB DELFT — The Netherlands

Tel: (+31 15) 26 90255

Fax: (+31 15) 26 90130

Website: http://www.nen.nl

(c) Article 10, paragraph 1.3
Raad voor Accreditatie
(Dutch Accreditation Council RvA)
P.O. Box 2768
3500 GT UTRECHT

Tel: (+31 30) 23 94500

Fax: (+31 30) 23 94539

E-mail: postmaster@rva.nl

  

New Zealand    back to top

Standards New Zealand
Radio New Zealand House
155 The Terrace
Private Bag 2439
Wellington — New Zealand

Tel: + (64 4) 498 59 90

Fax: + (64 4) 498 59 94

E-mail: wto@standards.co.nz

  

Nicaragua    back to top

Ministerio de Fomento, Industria y Comercio
Centro de Información sobre Obstáculos Técnicos al Comercio
Costado Este del Hotel Metrocentro, Managua

Tel: +505 2267 4551 Ext. 1276 ó 1230

Fax: +505 2267 4551 Ext 1228

E-mail: imartinez@nific.gob.ni

Website: www.mific.gob.ni

  

Niger    back to top

Ministère du Commerce, de l'industrie, de l'artisanat et de la Promotion du Secteur Privé
Direction de la Normalisation, de la Qualité et de la Métrologie
BP: 480 Niamey — Niger

Téléphone: + (227) 73 69 50

Téléfax: + (227) 73 21 50

E-mail: dnqm2002@yahoo.fr

  

Nigeria    back to top

The Director General
Standards Organisation of Nigeria
Plot 13/14 Northern Business District
Road 34, Victoria Arobieke Street
Lekki Peninsula Scheme 1
Lekki, Victoria Island
Lagos – Nigeria
P.M.B 2102 Yaba
Postal Code No. 101007

Tel: + 234 1 2708247

Fax: + 234 1 2708246

E-mail: sonnis-ng@yahoo.com
            info@sononline-ng.org
            toyinidowu2002@yahoo.com
Website:
http://www.sononline-ng.org

 

Norway    back to top

Standards Norway
PO Box 242,
1326 Lysaker — Norway

Tel: + (47) 67 83 86 00

Fax: + (47) 67 83 86 01

E-mail: info@standard.no

Website: http://www.standard.no

  

Oman    back to top

National Enquiry Point and Information Centre (NEPIC)
P.O. Box 550, Postal Code 113
Muscat — Sultanate of Oman

Tel: + (968) 77 17 252

Fax: + (968) 77 17 040

E-mail: contact@enquiryoman.gov.om

Website: http://www.enquiryoman.gov.om

  

Pakistan    back to top

Standardization, Conformity Assessment, Legal Metrology and Technical Services undertaken by the Pakistan Standards & Quality Control Authority:
Pakistan Standards & Quality Control Authority (PSQCA)
Block-77, Pakistan Secretariat
Saddar, Karachi-74400 — Pakistan
 

Tel: + (92 21) 920 62 60
Fax: + (92 21) 920 62 63
Email: tbt@psqca.com.pk, wto.nep@psqca.com.pk
Website: http://www.psqca.com.pk

  

Panama    back to top

Dirección General de Normas y Tecnología Industrial (DGNTI)
Ministerio de Comercio e Industrias
Av. Ricardo J. Alfaro, Edificio Plaza Edison, Tercer Piso
Panama — Republic of Panama

Tel: + (507) 360 0716 / 360 0700 / 370 0600

Fax: + (507) 360 0721

E-mail: dgnti@mici.gob.pa

Website: http://www.mici.gob.pa

  

Papua New Guinea    back to top

Director General
National Institute of Standards and Industrial Technology (NISIT)
P.O. Box 3042
BOROKO — Papua New Guinea

Tel: + (675) 323 18 52 / 311 21 46

Fax: + (675) 325 87 93

E-mail: jmoses@nisit.gov.pg

Website: http://www.nisit.gov.pg

Contact person: Mr. Johnny Moses

  

Paraguay    back to top

a) Para consultas sobre reglamentos técnicos, normas y procedimientos de evaluación de la conformidad, dirigirse a la Unidad de Coordinación del SNIN del Ministerio de Industria y Comercio (MIC), cuyas referencias son:
Ing. Aída Romero
Unidad de Coordinación, Subsecretaría de Estado de Comercio
Ministerio de Industria y Comercio
Avda. Mariscal F. López 3333.
Asunción, Paraguay

Tel:  +595 (21) 616 3284
Fax: +595 (21) 616 3084
Website: http://www.snin.gov.py
E-mail: info@snin.gov.py; aromero@mic.gov.py

b) Para notificaciones a la OMC, información y consultas formales de los países Miembros referidos a OTC, el punto focal es:
Centro de Referencias OMC
Dirección de Organismos Económicos Multilaterales-Subsecretaría de Relaciones Económicas e Integración.
Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores
Palma casi 15 de Agosto, Nº 594
Asunción
Paraguay

Tel:  +595 (21) 493657 interno 210
E-mail: snin@mre.gov.py ;

  

Peru    back to top

El Viceministerio de Comercio Exterior del Ministerio de Comercio Exterior y Turismo (MINCETUR) es el organismo designado como Servicio Nacional de Información para Reglamentos Técnicos y Procedimientos de Evaluación de la Conformidad obligatorios.
Su información de contacto es la siguiente:
Contact person: Edgar Vásquez
Address: Calle Uno Oeste N°50, Lima 27, Perú

Tel.: +(51 1) 513-6100, Ext. 8040
Fax: +(51 1) 513-6100, Ext. 8002
E-mail: otc@mincetur.gob.pe
Website: www.mincetur.gob.pe

La Comisión de Normalización y Fiscalización de Barreras Comerciales No Arancelarias del Instituto de Defensa de la Competencia y de Protección de la Propiedad Intelectual (INDECOPI), es el organismo designado como Servicio Nacional de Información para Normas y Procedimientos de Evaluación de la Conformidad voluntarios 
Su información de contacto es la siguiente: 
Contact person: Rosario Uria
Address: Calle La Prosa No. 138, Lima 41, Perú

Tel.: +(51 1) 224-7800, Ext. 1261
Fax: +(51 1) 224-7800, Ext. 1329
E-mail: tbt-enquiry@indecopi.gob.pe
Website: www.indecopi.gob.pe

  

Philippines    back to top

Bureau of Product Standards
Department of Trade and Industry
3rd Floor, Trade and Industry Building
361 Sen. Gil J. Puyat Avenue
Makati City 1200 — Philippines

Tel: + (632) 751 47 27 / 751 47 49 / 751 31 27

Fax: + (632) 751 47 06

E-mail: bps@dti.gov.ph

Website: http://www.bps.dti.gov.ph

Contact persons: Engr. Emmaline C. Vitug — Head, WTO/TBT Enquiry Point
Herminia F. Gamit — WTO/TBT Officer

  

Poland    back to top

(a) Notifications of standards
Polski Komitet Normalizacyjny (PKN)
(Polish Committee for Standardization)
WTO/TBT National Enquiry Point
Swietokrzyska St. 14
P.O. Box 411
PL 00-950 Warszawa/ Poland

Tel: (+48 22) 55 67 661

Fax: (+48 22) 55 67 780

E-mail: wto.tbt@pkn.pl

Website: www.pkn.pl

Contact person: Mr. Artur Staśkiewicz or, in case of his absence, Ms. Kamila Radońska

(b) Notifications of regulations
Information on drafts
Ministry of Economic Affairs and Labour
Department of Trade Policy
Plac Trzech Krzyzy 3/5
PL 00-507 Warszawa/ Poland

Tel: (+48 22) 693 48 04

Fax: (+48 22) 693 40 18

E-mail: piokul@mg.gov.pl

Website: http://www.mgip.gov.pl

  

Portugal    back to top

Instituto Português da Qualidade
(Portuguese Institute for Quality)
Rua António Gião, 2
P — 2829-513 Caparica

Tel: (+351 1) 294 8100

Fax: (+351 1) 294 8101/8222/8223

E-mail: tbt@mail.ipq.pt

Website: http//:www.ipq.pt

  

Qatar    back to top

Qatar General Organization for Standards and Metrology (Q.S)
P.O. Box: 23277
Doha — Qatar

Tel: + (974) 44 08 518 /Direct: +(974) 44 78 912

Mobile:  + (974) 58 48 019

Fax: + (974) 44 78 508

E-mail: standard@qatar.net.qa

  

Romania    back to top

Asociatia de Standardizare din România (ASRO)
(Romanian Standards Association)
Str. Mendeleev 21-25
70168 Bucharest 1 — Romania

Tel: + (40 1) 211 32 96

Fax: + (40 1) 210 08 33

E-mail: irs@kappa.ro

  

Russian Federation

STANDARTINFORM
4 Granatny per.,
Moscow, K-1, GSP-5
123995 Russian Federation

Tel: + 7 (495) 225 61 89

Fax: +7(495) 332 56 59
        +7(495) 719 78 20

E-mail: enpoint@gostinfo.ru

  

Rwanda    back to top

Rwanda Bureau of Standards
P.O. Box: 7099
Kigali — Rwanda

Tel: +250 252 586103/582945/582946

E-mail: info@rbs.org.rw

Website: www.rwanda-standards.org

  

Saint Kitts and Nevis    back to top

St. Kitts & Nevis Bureau of Standards/ Multipurpose Laboratory
P.O.Box 186
LaGuerite
Basseterre
St. Kitts — West Indies

Tel. #: 1 (869) 467 1498/1499
Fax #: 1 (869) 465 3852
Email: mplbos@gmail.com
  

Saint Lucia    back to top

Saint Lucia Bureau of Standards
Bisee Industrial Estate
Box CP 5412
Castries — Saint Lucia, West Indies

Tel: +(1 758) 453 0049 / 456 0546 / 456 0102

Fax: +(1 758) 452 3561

Website: http://www.slbs.org.lc

E-mail: slbs@candw.lc, info@slbs.org.lc

  

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines    back to top

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Bureau of Standards
P.O. Box 1506
Kingstown
Saint Vincent — West Indies

Tel: + (784) 457 80 92

Fax: + (784) 457 81 75

E-mail: svgbs@caribsurf.com

  

Samoa    back to top

Assistant Chief Executive Officer (A/CEO)
Fair Trading & Codex Development Division
Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Labour
PO Box 862
Apia
Samoa

Tel: +0685 20441/24084

Fax: +0685 20443

E-mail: roger.toleafoa@mcil.gov.ws

  

Saudi Arabian Standards Organization (SASO)    back to top

P.O. Box 3437
Riyadh 11471
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Tel: +966 (1) 4520000 Ext: (1380 — 1382 — 1383)
Tel direct: +966 (1) 4520133
Fax: +966 (1) 4520035
        +966 (1)4520193
E-mail: ENQUIRYPOINT@SASO.ORG.SA
Website: www.saso.org.sa

  

Sierra Leone    back to top

WTO/TBT Enquiry Point
Sierra Leone Standards Bureau
SLPMB Headquarters Building
C.T. BOX 11
Cline Town Freetown
Sierra Leone

Tel: + (232) 22 228374

E-mail: slstandard@sierratel.sl

  

Singapore    back to top

(a) National Standards Body and Technical Regulations relating to specific household electrical, electronic and gas appliances and accessories designated as controlled goods
Standards, Productivity and Innovation Board (SPRING Singapore)
2 Bukit Merah Central — Singapore 159835

Tel: + (65) 6279 18 05
Fax: + (65) 6278 69 90
E-mail: stn@spring.gov.sg
Websites: http://www.spring.gov.sg, http://www.standards.org.sg

(b) Technical regulations relating to processed food:
Regulatory Administration Group
Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority
5 Maxwell Road #18-00
Tower Block MND Complex
Singapore 069110

Tel: +(65) 6325 3092
Fax: +(65) 6220 6068
E-mail: low_teng_yong@ava.gov.sg
Website: www.ava.gov.sg

(c) Other technical regulations is:
Ministry of Trade and Industry
WTO and International Trade Negotiations, Trade Division
100 High Street
#09-01 The Treasury
Singapore 179434

Tel: +(65) 6225 9911
Fax: +(65) 6334 5848
Email: mti_email@mti.gov.sg
Website: www.mti.gov.sg

 

Slovak Republic    back to top

Urad pre normalizaciu, metrologiu a skusobnictvo
Slovak Office of Standards Metrology and Testing (UNMS)

Stefanovicova 3 — P.O.Box 76
810 05 Bratislava 15, Slovak Republic

Tel: (+421) 2 5249 3521

Fax: (+421) 2 5249 3521

E-mail: infonot@normoff.gov.sk

Website: http://www.normoff.gov.sk

  

Slovenia    back to top

Slovenian Institute for Standardization — SIST
WTO-TBT Enquiry Point
Šmartinska 140
SI-1000 Ljubljana

Tel: (+386) 1 478 3065

Fax: (+386) 1 478 3098

E-mail: contact@sist.si

Website: http://www.sist.si

  

South Africa    back to top

South African Bureau of Standards (SABS)
Economic Impact & IP
Private Bag X191
0001 PRETORIA — South Africa

Tel: + (2712) 428 6561

Fax: + (2712) 428 6928

E-mail: wto@sabs.co.za

Website: http://www.sabs.co.za

Contact person: Mrs. Ronel Greyvenstein

  

Spain    back to top

(a) For technical regulations:
Ministerio de Industria, Turismo y Comercio
Secretaría General de Comercio Exterior
Subdirección, General de Inspección, Certificación y Asistencia Técnica
Paseo de la Castellana, 162, 6a planta
28046 Madrid

Tel: (+34 91) 349 37 59/70

Fax: (+34 91) 349 37 77/40

E-mail: sgsoivre.sscc@mcx.es

Website: http://www.mcx.es/sgcomex/Soivre/Obstaculos.htm

(b) For standards:
Asociación Española de Normalización y Certificación (AENOR)
Calle Génova n° 6
28004 Madrid

Tel: (+34 91) 432 5965

Fax: (+34 91) 310 45 96

E-mail: info@aenor.es

Website: http://www.aenor.es

  

Sri Lanka    back to top

(a) Technical Standards
Director General of Sri Lanka Standards Institute
17, Victoria Place
Elvitigala Mawatha
Colombo 08 — Sri Lanka

Tel: + (94 1) 671574

Fax: + (94 1) 671579

E-mail: dgslsi@sltnet.lk

(b) Director of Commerce
Department of Commerce
“Rakshana Mandiraya”
21 Vauxhall Street
Colombo 2 — Sri Lanka

Tel: + (94 1) 29 733 / 43 61 14

Fax: + (94 1) 43 02 33

Telex: 21908 COMMERCE

 

Suriname    haut de page

Suriname Bureau of Standards
Leysweg No. 10
Paramaribo

Tel: +597 499928
Fax: +597 499926
E-mail: exec.director@ssb.sr/ m.pawirodinomo@ssb.sr
Contact: Mr. Murwin Pawirodinomo

  

Swaziland    back to top

Quality Assurance Unit
Ministry of Enterprise and Employment
P.O. Box 451
Mbabane — Swaziland

Tel: + (268) 432 01

Fax: + (268) 447 11

E-mail:  swazisqam@swazi.net

  

Sweden    back to top

Articles 10.1-3
National Board of Trade
Swedish WTO-TBT Enquiry Point
Kommerskollegium
Box 6803
S-11386 Stockholm

Tel: (+46 8) 690 48 00

Fax: (+46 8) 690 48 40

E-mail: registrator@kommers.se

Website: http://www.kommers.se

  

Switzerland    back to top

Swiss Information Center for Technical Rules (switec)
Bürglistrasse 29
CH-8400 Winterthur — Switzerland

Tel: + (41) 52 224 54 55

Fax: + (41) 52 224 54 75

E-mail: switec@snv.ch

  

Separate Customs Territory of Taiwan, Penghu, Kinmen, and Matsu    back to top

Bureau of Standards, Metrology and Inspection
Ministry of Economic Affairs
4 Chinan Road, Section 1,
Taipei, 100 — Taiwan

Tel: + (886-2) 2343-1916 / 3343-5115

Fax: + (886-2) 2343-1804

E-mail: tbtenq@bsmi.gov.tw

Website: http://www.bsmi.gov.tw

  

Tajikistan    back to top

Agency on Standardization, Metrology, Certification and Trade Inspection under the Government of Tajikistan
42/2 Nemat Karaboev Street, 734018
Dushanbe

Tel: (+992 37) 233-68-69
Fax: (+992 37) 251-01-74
Email: info@standard.tj

  

Tanzania    back to top

Tanzania Bureau of Standards
P O Box 9525
Dar Es Salaam

Tel: +(255) 22 2450206
Fax: +(255) 22 2450959
Email: info@tbstz.org
Website: www.tbstz.org

 

Principal Secretary
Ministry of Industries and Trade
P.O.Box 9503
Dar Es Salaam — Tanzania

Fax: + (255) 22 2180075

E-mail: ps@mit.go.tz

Director
Tanzania Bureau of Standards
P.O. Box 9524
Dar Es Salaam — Tanzania

Tel: + (255) 22 2450 298 / 22 2450 206

Fax: + (255) 22 2450 983 / 059

E-mail: tbsinfo@uccmail.co.tz, standards@avu.org

  

Thailand    back to top

(a) For Technical Regulations relating to industrial products (except food and agricultural products):
Thai Industrial Standards Institute (TISI)
Ministry of Industry
Rama VI Street
Bangkok 10400 — Thailand

Tel: + (66 2) 202 35 04 / 202 35 23

Fax: + (66 2) 354 30 41

E-mail: thaitbt@tisi.go.th

Website: http://www.tisi.go.th

(b) For Technical Regulations relating to food and agricultural products:
National Bureau of Agricultural Commodity and Food Standards (ACFS)
Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives
3 Rajadamnern-Nok Avenue
Bangkok 10200 — Thailand

Tel: + (66 2) 561 4024

Fax: + (66 2) 561 4034
       + (66 2) 56141088

E-mail: sps@acfs.go.th

Website: http://www.acfs.go.th

  

Trinidad and Tobago    back to top

The Director
Trinidad and Tobago Bureau of Standards (TTBS)
P.O. Box 467
Port of Spain — Trinidad and Tobago

Tel: + (868) 662 88 27 + (868) 662 44 81/2

Fax: + (868) 663 43 35

E-mail: ttbs@ttbs.org.tt

  

Tunisia    back to top

(a) Standards:
Institut National de la Normalisation et de la Propriété Industrielle
(National Standardization and Industrial Property Institute)
INORPI
Rue 8451 n°8 par la rue Alain Savary
B.P. 57 — Cité El Khadra
1003 Tunis — Tunisia

Tel: + (216 71) 80 67 58

Fax: + (216 71) 80 70 71

E-mail: innorpi@planet.tn

Website: http://www.inorpi.ind.tn

Contact person: M. Aymen Mekki

(b) Pesticides and disinfectants for domestic use:
Ministry of Public Health
Directorate of Environmental Health and Environmental Protection
Bab Saâdoun
Tunis — Tunisia

Tel: + (216 1) 56 71 15

Fax: + (216 1) 57 60 10

Contact person: Mr. Shlaheddine CHENITI

(c) Other technical regulations:
Ministry of Trade
Directorate-General of Competition and Internal Trade
6, rue Venezuela
1002 Tunis Belvédère — Tunisia

Tel: + (216 1) 78 08 15

Fax: + (216 1) 78 18 47

  

Turkey    back to top

(a) Enquiry point for Article 10.1 (except 10.1.2):
Ministry of Economy
DG for Product Safety and Inspection
İnönü Bulvarı No.36 Emek
06100 Ankara TURKEY

Tel: +(90 312) 204 80 74 / 204 80 75
Fax: +(90 312) 212 68 64
e-mail: tbt@ekonomi.gov.tr
website: http://www.teknikengel.gov.tr

(b) Enquiry point for Article 10.1.2:
Turkish Standards Institution
Necatibey Cad. 112 Bakanlıklar
06100 Ankara TURKEY

Tel: +(90 312) 416 63 95/416 62 44
Fax: +(90 312) 416 66 10
e-mail: usm@tse.org.tr
website: http://www.tse.org.tr

  

Uganda    back to top

Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS)
Plot M217 Nakawa Industrial Area
P.O. Box 6329
Kampala — Uganda

Tel: +(256) 041 50 59 95

Fax: + (256) 041 28 61 23

E-mail: unbs@infocom.co.ug (general)

Website: http://www.unbs.go.ug

Contact person: George Opiyo
E-mail: george.opiyo@unbs.go.ug
Mobile: +(256) 0712 93 27 31

 

Ukraine    back to top

Ministry of Economy of Ukraine
WTO National Enquiry Point and Information Processing Centre
8 Lvivska Square
Kiev 04655, Ukraine

Tel:+(380) 44 272 1124
Fax: +(380) 44 272 11 47
+(380) 44 272 15 78
Email: ep@mfert.gov.ua
Website: http://nepu.com.ua

  

United Arab Emirates    back to top

Emirates Authority for Standardization & Metrology
P.O. Box 2166
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Tel: +(97) 1267 11110
Fax: +(97) 1267 15999
Email: esma@uae.gov.ae
Website: www.esma.ae

  

United Kingdom    back to top

(a) Article 10.1
Department for Business, Innovation and Skills International Affairs, Trade and Export Control Directorate Trade Policy Unit
1 Victoria Street
London SW1H 0ET
United Kingdom

Tel: (+44 207) 215 3508

Fax: (+44 207) 215 2234

E-mail: sisi.omu@bis.gov.uk

Website: www.bis.gov.uk/

(b) Article 10.3
BSI British Standards Institution
389 Chiswick High Road
London W4 4AL
United Kingdom

Tel: (+44 208) 996 7004

Fax: (+44) 208) 996 7005

E-mail: knowledgecentre@bsigroup.com

Website: www.bis.gov.uk/

  

United States    back to top

National Center for Standards and Certification Information (NCSCI)
National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
100 Bureau Drive
MS-2160 Gaithersburg, MD USA 20899-2160

Tel: + (1 301) 975 40 40

Fax: + (1 301) 926 15 59

E-mail: ncsci@nist.gov

Website: http://ts.nist.gov/ncsci

The United States' enquiry point, in the National Institute of Standards and Technology, maintains a reference collection of standards, specifications, test methods, codes and recommended practices. This reference material includes United States' government agencies regulations, and standards of United States private standards-developing organizations and foreign national and international standardizing bodies. The enquiry point responds to all enquiries for information concerning federal, state and private regulations, standards, and conformity assessment procedures.

  

Uruguay    back to top

Ministerio de Economía y Finanzas
Servicio de Información Comercial
Colonia 1206 — Segundo Piso
C.P. 11.100
Montevideo — Uruguay

Tel: + (598 2) 902 15 98

Fax: + (598 2) 901 74 13

E-mail: pjimenez@mef.gub.uy; gghiga@mef.gub.uy

Dirección General de Comercio del Ministerio de Economía y Finanzas
Servicio de Información Comercial
Colonia 1206 — PB
C.P. 11.100
Montevideo — Uruguay

Tel: + (598 2) 900 26 22

Fax: + (598 2) 902 82 06

E-mail: sic@dgc-mef.gub.uy

  

Venezuela    back to top

Ministerio de la Producción y el Comercio
Vice-ministerio de Industria
Servicio Autónomo Nacional de Normalización, Calidad, Metrología y Reglamentos Técnicos (SENCAMER)
Avenida Libertador, Centro Comercial Los Cedros, PH
Apartado Postal 1050
Caracas — Venezuela

Tel: + (58-212) 761 8671 / 761 4520

Fax: + (58-212) 761 5464

E-mail: npunto@cantv.net

Website: http://www.sencamer.gov.ve

  

Vietnam    back to top

TBT Vietnam Office
8 Hoang Quoc Viet Road
Cau Giay District
Hanoi, Viet Nam

Tel: +(844) 3791 1599/3791 2145
Fax: +(844) 3791 2145/3791 3441
E-mail: tbtvn@tbtvn.org / tbtvn@tcvn.gov.vn
Website: www.tbtvn.org

 

Yemen (Observer)    back to top

YSMO Information Center

Tel: +(967) 1 47 25 57
Fax: +(967) 1 47 25 57
E-mail: nejatyahya@yahoo.com

 

Zambia    back to top

(a) Zambia Bureau of Standards
The Director
P.O. Box 50259
Lusaka — Zambia

Tel: + (260 1) 291 038/231 385

Fax: + (260 1) 238 483

E-mail: zabs@zamnet.zm

(b) National Notification Authority
Attention: Director of Foreign Trade Department

Ministry of Commerce, Trade and Industry
P.O. Box 31968, Lusaka — Zambia

Tel: + (260 1) 224 115/223 273

Fax: + (260 1) 224 115/223 273

(c) SPS (Animal Health)
Senior Veterinary Officer
Department of Animal Production and Health
Mulungushi House
P.O. Box 50060, Lusaka — Zambia

Tel: + (260 1) 250 274 / 252 608

Fax: + (260 1) 236 283

(d) SPS (Animal Health)
The Director
Plant Quarantine and Phytosanitary Services

Mount Makulu Research Station
P/B 7 Chilanga — Zambia

Tel: + (260 1) 278 380

Fax: + (260 1) 278 130

  

Zimbabwe    back to top

(a) Standards and certification schemes:
The Director General,
Standards Association of Zimbabwe (SAZ)
P.O. Box 2259
Northend Close, Northridge Park
Borrowdale, Harare — Zimbabwe

Tel: + (263 4) 882 017-19 / 885 511/2

Fax: + (263 4) 882 020

E-mail: info@saz.org.zw

(b) Agricultural products:
The Permanent Secretary,
Ministry of Agriculture
1 Borrowdale Road
P/Bag 7701
Causeway, Harare — Zimbabwe

Tel: + (263 4) 708 061

Fax: + (263 4) 734 646

(c) Food and health safety:
Ministry of Health and Child Welfare
P.O. Box CY 1122
Causeway Harare — Zimbabwe

Tel: + (263 4) 730 011

Fax: + (263 4) 729 154