The Standards Council of Canada oversees Canada’s standardization system. We bring people together and foster collaboration to drive the creation of forward-thinking standards, conformity assessment, and accreditation programs that reflect Canadian values and advance Canada’s priorities at home and abroad.

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Learn about standards

Learn about standards

Discover the types, benefits and how they are developed.

Find or buy standards

Find or buy standards

Search and buy published standards.

Become a member

Become a member

Find out why you should be a member. Access our learning modules.

Participate in standards

Learn about standardization

Gain a competitive advantage and level up your knowledge of standards and conformity assessment

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Learn about accreditation

Learn about accreditation

Discover programs, benefits and training.

Get accredited or certified

Steps to accreditation

Learn about the accreditation journey and what you can expect when you apply.

Access important accreditation documents

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Start your accreditation journey by requesting a quote.

Find an accredited body

Find an accredited organization

Search directories of accredited labs, certification bodies and more.

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