The Interstate Council for Standardization, Metrology and Certification, hereinafter referred to as the «Interstate Council» was created in accordance with the «Agreement on realization of coherent policy in the field of standardization, metrology and certification of the 13 of March 1992».
The Interstate Council of the Commonwealth of Independence States (CIS) is the CIS Intergovernmental body for formulation and carrying out of coordinated policy in the field of standardization, metrology and certification.
The high-level body of the Interstate Council is the Interstate Council members meeting, which holds twice a year in the state - participants of the Agreement in turn.
The Chairman manage a Council work between meetings.
The Chairman functions are carried out by national leaders of standardization, metrology and certification bodies.
The Interstate Council working body is the Bureau for standards consisting of experts group and the Regional Information Center. More than 230 interstate technical committees for standardization were created under the Council.
The Interstate Council is recognized by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) the Regional Organization for standardization as the Euro Asian Council for Standardization, Metrology and Certification (EASC) (ISO Council Resolution of 26/1996).
The Council activity is carried out in accordance with the "Provision on the Interstate Council for standardization, metrology and certification".
Organization and implementation of interstate standardization works is realized according to the "Procedures Rules of the Interstate Council for Standardization, Metrology and Certification".
The Interstate Council for Standardization, Metrology and Certification: 220013,
The Republic of Belarus, Minsk, 3 Melezh str., fax: (+375 17) 288-42-22;
phone: 262-17-92, 288-42-20, http://www.easc.org.by/english/mgs_org_en.php