Triennial reviews

The TBT Committee is mandated to review the operation and implementation of the TBT Agreement on a triennial basis.


Seventh Triennial Review

The Seventh Triennial Review was adopted at the TBT Committee meeting  of 4-6 November 2015 [G/TBT/37]

Search here for Seventh Triennial Review documents


Sixth Triennial Review

In the Sixth Triennial Review, WTO members agreed to hold thematic sessions on areas of work in the Committee that would benefit from a more in-depth and focused discussion [para 26 of G/TBT/32]

Reports of the Chair on Thematic Sessions:

Thematic Sessions on Good Regulatory Practice: G/TBT/GEN/143, G/TBT/GEN/143/Add.1 and G/TBT/GEN/143/Add.2

Thematic Session on Standards: G/TBT/GEN/144 and G/TBT/GEN/144/Add.1

Thematic Session on Conformity Assessment: G/TBT/GEN/155 and G/TBT/GEN/174

Thematic Session on Special and Differential Treatment and Technical Assistance: G/TBT/GEN/156 and G/TBT/GEN/174

Thematic Session on Transparency: G/TBT/GEN/167

Previous Triennial Reviews:
5thTriennial Review
4thTriennial Review
3rd Triennial Review
2nd Triennial Review
1st Triennial Review