Burundi (BBN)

Membership: Correspondent member

Bureau Burundais de Normalisation et Contrôle de la Qualité
500 Boulevard de la Tanzanie
Quartier Industriel

Postal Address:

B.P. 3535

Tel: +257 22 22 18 15
Fax: +257 22 22 55 95
E-mail: info@bbn.bi

Webstore: isostore.bbn.bi

The Bureau Burundais de Normalisation et Contrôle de la Qualité (BBN) is an incorporated administrative public institution with financial and organizational autonomy. It is headquartered in Bujumbura.

Its aims are :
- to prepare draft national standards in cooperation with the technical committees;
- to promote quality management and quality assurance
- to contribute to finding appropriate technologies and to acquire for its own purposes and for the purposes of others all relevant documentation in the field of standardization and quality control;
- to establish and support any committees, commissions, laboratories or other services dealing with standardization in Burundi;
- to represent the national interests in foreign and international standards and quality control bodies;
- to take all action required to achieve the aims of standardization and quality control.

The Bureau comprises four technical divisions:
1 The Standardization and Metrology Division
2 The Laboratory and Inspection Body Certification, Accreditation and Supervision Division
3 The Training and Technical Help to Companies Division
4 The Standards Documentation Division.

Participation in the technical work

TC Participation 6
PDC Participation 3