What are standards?
Learn how standards are created and find out how their use benefits businesses, consumers, employees, and society as a whole
Find or buy standards
Find and purchase the National Standards of Canada and International Standards for use in your organization.
Participate in standards development
Help create new standards and influence updates to existing standards by becoming a technical committee member or commenting on draft standards.
Stay informed of changing standards
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What is accreditation?
Get accredited or certified
Review the steps to accreditation or start your application now.
Find an accredited body
Want to be sure a business complies with standards? Find accredited labs, certification bodies, etc.
Access important accreditation documents
Access accreditation requirements, notices and bulletins. Stay informed of changes. Regulators