Standardization Division was established as per the Bhutan Standards Act 2010 to develop and publish national standards and also facilitate their implementation to assure promotion of quality infrastructure,and services critical to the economic development of
the country.Besides publishing the national standards,the Division facilitates the implementation of the standards through publicity and creating awareness programmes of the standards.
Standards are formulated following the international best practice.
What is a standard?
“Standard is a document that provides requirements, specifications, guidelines or characteristics that can be used consistently to ensure that or characteristics that can be used consistently to ensure that materials, products, processes and services are fit for their purpose”