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ISO abbreviations

List of abbreviations used throughout ISO.org

NOTES:
Abbreviations used within the titles of ISO standards are not included in this list.


  • Add - Addendum
  • Amd - Amendment
  • ASTM - American Society for Testing and Materials
  • AWI - Approved work item
  • CAG - Chairman's advisory group
  • CASCO - ISO Committee on conformity assessment
  • CHF - Swiss Francs (ISO 4217)
  • CIE - International Commission on Illumination
  • COPOLCO - ISO Committee on consumer policy
  • Cor. - Corrigendum
  • CS - ISO Central Secretariat
  • DAmd - Draft Amendment
  • DEVCO - Committee on developing country matters
  • DIS - Draft International Standard
  • DISP - Draft International Standardized Profile
  • DTR - Draft technical report
  • Ed. - Edition
  • Ext. - Extract
  • FCD - Final committee draft
  • FVTF - Future Vision Task Force (of ISO/TC 207
  • FDIS - Final draft International Standard
  • HL7 - Health Level Seven
  • ICS - International classification for standards
  • IEC - International Electrotechnical Commission
  • IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers
  • IIW - International Institute for Welding
  • INFCO - ISO Committee on information systems and services (disbanded)
  • ISBN - International standard book number (ISO 2108:2005)
  • ISO - International Organization for Standardization
  • ISONET - ISO information network
  • ISP - International Standardized Profile
  • ISSN - International standard serial number (ISO 3297:1998)
  • ITA - Industry Technical Agreement (renamed International Workshop Agreement (IWA), June 2001)
  • ITS - Intelligent Transport Systems
  • IULTCS - International Union of Leather Technologists and Chemists Societies
  • IWA - International Workshop Agreement
  • JTC - Joint ISO/IEC technical committee
  • NP - New project
  • O-member - Observer member (in a TC or SC)
  • OBP - Online Browsing Platform
  • p. - page(s)
  • PAS - Publicly Available Specification
  • P-member - Participating member (in a TC or SC)
  • PDC - Policy development committee
  • PRF - Proof of a new International Standard
  • REMCO - ISO Committee on reference materials
  • R - Recommendation
  • SC - Subcommittee (of a TC)
  • Suppl. - Supplement
  • TC - Technical committee
  • TMB - ISO Technical Management Board
  • TR - Technical Report
  • TS - Technical Specification
  • TTA - Technology Trends Assessment
  • UTC - Coordinated Universal Time
  • VAMAS - Versailles Project on Advanced Materials and Standards
  • WD - Working document
  • WG - Working group (of a TC or SC)

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