Standards Council of Canada


Governments and standardization

Governments rely on Canada’s standardization network to help negotiate trade agreements and support the achievement of their mandates and priorities. Standardization helps improve the efficiency and effectiveness of government services to its citizens. Involvement in standardization by government representatives helps ensure that Canada’s national interest is considered.

Benefits of standardization for government

Find out how SCC’s work in standardization contributes to a strong regulatory framework and helps Canada to compete internationally.

Role of governments in standardization

Find out how governments can contribute to standardization and conformity assessment through the regulatory process.

How can regulators get involved

Government regulators play an integral role in standardization. Find out how you can be involved in national and international standards development.

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