Area: 207,600 km2
Population: 9.349 million
Information updated as of 03.06.2021.
Law of the Republic of Belarus of September 5, 1995, No. 3848-XII "On Ensuring the Uniformity of Measurements" (as amended by Laws of the Republic of Belarus of 11.11.2019 №254-З).
Gosstandart is a public administration body, maintaining the common public policy in the field of ensuring the uniformity of measurements.
Gosstandart establishes the State metrology service, which includes the national metrology institute and other legal entities, subordinate to Gosstandart and authorized by it for testing for the purpose of approval of the type of measuring instrument or reference material and for performing works on the metrological test in the field of legal metrology.
For ensuring the uniformity of measurements metrology services of public authorities, of legal entities, subordinate to public authorities, and of other legal entities can be established in the Republic of Belarus.
The State Metrology Service includes 15 regional metrology bodies of Gosstandart.
National information fund of the Republic of Belarus in the field of ensuring the uniformity of measurements: http://www.oei.by
Gosstandart coordinates the activity of the following:
• Interindustry Commission of time and frequency and determination of the Earth rotation parameters;
• Temporary Interindustry Commisions in the field of ensuring the uniformity of measurements.