Important notices


SCC is committed to making our website accessible to everyone, including persons with disabilities, regardless of the technology used.  

Our website was developed and is maintained according to the international standard, ISO/IEC 40500:2012: Information technology – W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0

Contact us if you have:

  • questions about accessibility
  • trouble accessing information 


All rights reserved. SCC grants permission to copy and print materials from the website for internal use only. You may not reproduce, modify or redistribute any part of this information:

  • in any way
  • by any means
  • for any purpose (including to sell)


To do so, you must have SCC's prior written permission.

Contact us to request copyright permissions.

External hyperlinks

Some information on the SCC website contains links to external sources of information. These links are provided solely for your convenience. SCC is not responsible for the information on external sites, including:

  • accuracy
  • reliability 
  • currency
  • quality
  • merchantability
  • fitness for a particular purpose of products or services


Information on external sites to which SCC’s website links may not be:


Research the privacy policies of the sites before you provide any personal information.

Official languages

SCC’s website complies with the Official Languages Act. We provide all information in French and English. The information offered on external websites may be available only in the language(s) used by these sites. 

Content posted by external users is posted in the language of choice of the user.


SCC is committed to respecting the personal privacy of people who visit our website. All personal information provided is protected under the Government of Canada Privacy Act

Read our Privacy statement for more information about our privacy practices. 

Quality policy

SCC is committed to delivering value-added standardization strategies that support Canada’s competitiveness and well-being, satisfying all applicable requirements and continually improving its quality management system. SCC delivers on this commitment by fostering a culture of organizational excellence, and by supporting and engaging its stakeholders.