Bhutan Standards Bureau
Bhutan Standards Bureau

Standardization Division

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”


Popular Standards

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

     

Civil Engineering Standards

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

 Food and Agricultural Products

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Textile Standards

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Environment Management Standards


Invitation for Comments ( Wide Circulation)  

Bhutan Standards Bureau (BSB) would like to announce that the following Draft Bhutan Standards are on wide circulation from 26/03/2018 till 26/06/2018. Therefore, the relevant stakeholders are invited to make comments and suggestions to this draft standards.

1.      BTS ISO 3572:1976 - Textiles - Weaves - Definitions of general terms and basic weaves.

2.      BTS ISO 1139:1973 – Designations of Yarns.

3.      BTS ISO 2959:2011 - Textiles — woven fabric descriptions

4.      BTS ISO 3758:2012 – Care Labelling code using symbols (2 Weeks).

Concerned/interested stakeholders are requested to send the comments through standard commenting template in hardcopies addressed to Director General, BSB or through standardization online services under voting and commenting section at http://www.bsb.gov.bt/standards/

For enquiries, please contact Mr. Tashi Tenzin at 02-325104/17943800 during office hours. The comments should be submitted in the commenting template and those received in other format will not be entertained. The general stakeholders can refer below to download the draft standards and the commenting template for comments.

To download the Announcement for Draft Bhutan Standards for Comments (Wide Circulation) 

To download the Commenting Template 


Invitation for Comments ( Wide Circulation)  

Bhutan Standards Bureau (BSB) would like to announce that the Draft Bhutan Healthcare Standard for Quality Assurance is wide circulated for comments from 15/01/18 to 14/02/18. Therefore, the relevant stakeholders, both private and government agencies are invited to make comments or any suggestions.

Concerned/interested stakeholders are requested to send the comments through commenting template in hardcopies addressed to Director General, BSB or email at czangmo@bsb.gov.bt before the dateline. For enquiries, please contact Ms. Cheten Zangmo at 02-325104/17548615 during office hours.The comments should be submitted in the commenting template and those received in other format will not be entertained.The general stakeholders can refer below to download the standard and template for comments.

To download the draft standard

To download the draft standard continuation

To download the draft standard continuation

To download the draft standard continuation

To download the Commenting Template
 


Notification

The Board of Bhutan Standards Bureau (BSB) during its 9th Board Meeting held on 26th April 2018 endorsed a list of 87 Bhutan National Standards (BTS) for Civil Engineering, Food & Agriculture, Basic & Management Systems, Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Pharmaceuticals & Traditional Medicines, Wood & Timber Products, and Mechanical Engineering.

While the National Standards published by BSB are voluntary in nature, any agency desiring to use BSB standards for mandatory purpose may do so through a separate directives or regulations. (Note*** The list of the standards is updated under - Buy standards - List of Bhutan Standards)

Benefits of Standards