Membership: Member body

ABENOR operates under the Ministry of Industry.
The mandate of ABENOR is to:

  • Develop a framework to engage all standardization partners

  • Develop and implement a national standardization and certification policy

  • Coordinate national standards development work

  • Ensure the promotion, adoption and voluntary use of standards

  • Implement the National Certification Scheme for Products and Services, and operate the national conformity marking system

  • Ensure reliability of the National Standardization and Quality Management System

  • Ensure representation of Benin on regional and international standards, certification and accreditation bodies

  • Propose to the Government of Benin standards that should be mandatory

  • Develop certification activities to ensure compliance with standards

  • Coordinate facilitation of standardization and capacity building in Benin

  • Promote the quality and reliability of products, goods and services, including for environmental protection

  • Provide technical secretariat services for standardization within the West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) area.

Agence nationale de Normalisation, de Métrologie et du Contrôle Qualité

Immeuble Ex-BRMN Quartier Saint Michel
02 BP 1101

Tel: +229 21 31 04 49
Fax: +229 21 31 04 59


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