UZBEKISTAN
COOMET MoU year of signing:2004
Area:447 400 km2
Population:33 million
last update: 15.07.2019

1. Law on metrology
The Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan "On Metrology" adopted in December 28, 1993, No. 1004-XII.
2. Metrological infrastructure
The metrological service of the Republic of Uzbekistan consists of the state metrological service and metrological services of legal entities.
The state metrological service, headed by the Uzbek Agency for Standardization, Metrology and Certification (Uzstandard agency), includes the bodies of the state metrological service in the Republic of Karakalpakstan, regions and Tashkent city.
Uzstandard Agency
The main tasks of the Uzstandard Agency are:
  • ensuring the practical implementation of the Laws of the Republic of Uzbekistan "On Standardization", "On Metrology", "On Certification of Products and Services", "On Conformity Assessment" and other normative legal acts in the field of technical regulation, standardization, metrology, certification and accreditation;
  • implementation of a unified state policy in the field of standardization, metrology, certification, accreditation of quality improvement and product competitiveness based on the application of international standards, including the quality management system;
  • ensuring the functioning and development of standardization systems, the uniformity of measurements, certification, accreditation and dissemination of scientific and technical information in these areas, as well as their harmonization with international, inter-state and national systems of foreign countries;
  • implementation of measures to ensure the rights of consumers to comply with the requirements for safety and quality of products, works, services and protection from negative consequences of inaccurate measurement results;
  • organization of work on training and professional development of personnel in the field of standardization, metrology certification and accreditation;
  • creation, functioning and development of a national accreditation system;
  • ensuring objectivity and impartiality when deciding on the accreditation of legal entities.
General Director:Mr. Dilshod Sattarov
Address:333 A, Farobiy street, Almarae district, 100174, Tashkent city, Republic of Uzbekistan
Telephone:+998 71 2020011
E-mail:uzst@standart.uz
Web:https://www.standart.uz/
Uzbek National Institute of Metrology (UzNIM)
In accordance with the Decree of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan, in April 2017, at Uzstandard agency, Uzbek National Institute of Metrology State Enterprise (UzNIM) was established on the basis of the existing Center of National Standards State Institution, Center on Rendering of Metrological Services State Enterprise and metrology units of Research Institute for Standardization, Metrology and Certification State Institution.
The main tasks and directions of activity of UzNIM:
  • implementation of measures to improve and develop the National measuring standard base of the Republic of Uzbekistan;
  • maintenance of measurement standards, measuring instruments of the highest accuracy, their comparison at the international level, and storage and transfer of units of quantities;
  • development of normative documents for ensuring the uniformity of measurements, implementation of international treaties on mutual recognition of metrological control results;
  • implementation of metrological control and scientific research in the field of metrology.
Director of UzNIM:Mr. Akbarjon Daminov
Address:333 A, 333 B, Farobiy street, Almarae district, 100174, Tashkent city, Republic of Uzbekistan
Telephone:+998 71 1502600
Reception:+(998 71) 1502603
E-mail:info@nim.uz
Web:http://nim.uz/ru/
3. National measurement standards
Number of national measurement standards: 12.
http://nim.uz/ru/o-nas/etalony/
4. Status of participation in Metre Convention
Uzbekistan is an associate member of the CGPM since 2018.
Signatory of the Mutual Recognition Agreement (CIPM MRA): SE "UzNIM" (November 12, 2018)
https://www.bipm.org/en/about-us/associates/uz/
5. Certificates of recognition of QMS of NMIs (within COOMET)
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6. Status of Calibration and measurement capabilities (CMC data)
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