Greetings! The staff of the Antigua and Barbuda Bureau of Standards (ABBS) are on a quest to facilitate the development of the standards infrastructure of our twin-island nation, and welcome your participation and inputs into this process.  


“To provide the best possible technical assistance for the economic and industrial development of Antigua and Barbuda, through the preparation and promulgation of standards, and in so doing become a proactive catalyst for consumer protection by ensuring that minimum standards exist for all goods, services and the environment.”



National Quality Awards Programme Logo Competition

The Antigua and Barbuda Bureau of Standards (ABBS) announces the launch of the “National Quality Awards Logo Competition” today (Thursday 12th January), and which will run until Wednesday 8th February 2017.



MAY
18
… better standards for SUGAR
The CARICOM Regional Organization for Standards and Quality (CROSQ) has submitted New Work Item Proposals (NWIPs) for evaluation, for the development of draft CARICOM Standards for:
APR
09
Dealing with the Quality Issue on Toilet Tissue
In 2013, toilet tissue made it into the news with concerns about its bacterial load. Subsequently, the Council for Trade and Economic Development (COTED) directed that the existing Toilet Tissue standard be revised to address relevant health, safety and quality issues, so that a minimum acceptable quality product is offered for sale in CARICOM Member States.
APR
01
What will you SAVE on keeping cool…?
Regional Organisation for Standards and Quality CROSQ has sent out a proposal for developing a standard for Energy Efficiency Labelling of refrigerating equipment.

 

  1. Code of Hygienic Practice for the Handling of Fish and Fishery Products
  2. Code of Practice for Natural Coconut Water
  3. Code of Practice for Inbound Tour Operators
  4. Specification for Short Term Vehicle Rental
  5. Specification for Packaged Water
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National Quality Awards Programme Logo Competition
Logo Competition Details

[New Download]
DNS 17 Specification for
tourism ground transportation
Antigua And Barbuda Draft National Standard Specification for tourism ground transportation [Download pdf]

Comments Form: DNS 17 (1st Revision) Specification for tourism ground transportation [Download pdf]




  1. Standards Act
  2. Metrology Act
  3. Antigua and Barbuda Standards Regulations, 1998