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Slovak Office of Standards, Metrology and Testing (UNMS)

President of UNMS: Katarina Surmikova Tatranska

Address:                  Štefanovičova 3, P.O. Box 76, 810 05 Bratislava 15, Slovak Republic

Telephone:              +421 2 57 485 212

E-mail:                     predseda(at)normoff.gov.sk

Web:                        http://www.unms.sk/


Division of Metrology: Jaroslav Boris
Telephone:                 +421 2 20 907 270
E-mail:                        jaroslav.boris@normoff.gov.sk


UNMS is the central steering body of the state administration in the field of metrology, standardisation and testing.

The main tasks and activities of the UNMS in the field of metrology:

  • elaborates the concept of state policy in the field of metrology and ensures its realization;
  • prepares legislation and legal rules (acts and decrees) referring to legal metrology;
  • represents the Slovak Republic in international metrological organizations, ensures the tasks emerging from this membership and co-ordinates the participation of bodies, legal entities and physical persons in the fulfillment of these tasks as well as of tasks arising from international agreements in the field of metrology, by which the Slovak Republic is bound;
  • steering of metrology in the state in the scope given by the Act on Metrology, including subordinate metrology institutions (Slovak Institute of Metrology (SMU), Technical Testing Institute (TSU), Slovak Legal Metrology (SLM), Slovak National Accreditation Service (SNAS) and Slovak Metrology Inspectorate (SMI));
  • declares national standards, changes the declaration of national standards and cancels the declaration of national standards;
  • determines the kinds of legally controlled measuring instruments, technical requirements and metrological requirements for individual kinds of legally controlled measuring instruments and the methods for their metrological control;
  • methodical supervision of metrological activities.
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