Bulgarian Institute for Standardization
Standards – always a step ahead
Phone: +359 2 8174 523, +359 2 8174 504
E-mail: info@bds-bg.org
1797 Sofia, 13 "Lachezar Stanchev" Str., "Izgrev" Complex
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Organizations

As the national standards body in the Republic of Bulgaria, BDS represents the interests of Bulgarian national standardization in the:

  • International organization for standardization (ISO) as a full member
  • International Electrothecnical Commission (IEC) as a full member

As the national standards body in the Republic of Bulgaria, BDS represents the interests of Bulgarian national standardization in the:

  • European Committee for Standardization (CEN)
  • European Committee for Electrotechnical Standardization (CENELEC)

Being aware that standards are commonly accepted agreements established between all interested in standardization activity parties BDS has established at national level effective partnership with all national governmental bodies as well as with a broad range of stakeholders (consumers, producers, conformity assessment bodies, insurance companies, and academic establishments).

Standards facilitate the removal of barriers to trade and serve as a basis for contracts establishment, supporting the partnership of BDS with foreign national bodies through information exchange on standards at national level.

International

In the present days of globalization the main role is played by the international standards as a means of access to the markets.

European

According to the international qualification, European standards are regional standards.

Foreign

BDS maintains contacts with other national standards bodies and with organizations with a standardization dimension at national and international level.

National

BDS has established at national level effective partnership with all national governmental bodies as well as with many institutions, operating in the national Quality Infrastructure

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