Press Releases

TTBS Unveils Compulsory Garments and Textiles Standard

            2024-02-29 – The safety and quality of garments and textile products in Trinidad and Tobago has been given a boost. On Thursday, February 29th, 2024, TTBS hosted a National Stakeholder Consultation on Garments & Textiles at its headquarters located at 1-2 Century Drive Macoya....

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TTBS Provides Clarity On Market Scales Verification Fees

Date:15th May, 2023 The Trinidad and Tobago Bureau of Standards remains committed to ensuring the accuracy of all measuring devices used in trade. As part of TTBS’ mandate under the Metrology Act Chapter 82:06, our Legal Metrology Inspectorate (LMI) conducts regular verifications of measuring devices (market scales) at all Municipal...

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International ISO/TC 309 Visitors Tour The Caroni Bird Sanctuary

Date:26th April, 2023 The serene waters of the Caroni River welcomed visitors from across the globe as the Trinidad and Tobago Bureau of Standards (TTBS) hosted the 9th International Organisation for Standardization/Technical Committee (ISO/TC) 309 Plenary Meeting for standards related to good governance. On Friday 21st April, Tourism Trinidad Limited...

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TTBS Launches National Quality Award

Date: 15th March, 2023 Local businesses stand to benefit from a new National Quality Award which is being rolled out by the Trinidad and Tobago Bureau of Standards (TTBS). Officially launched on 15th March, 2023, the National Quality Awards Recognition Programme recognises businesses, no matter their size, that apply standards...

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Milestone Accreditation Award Strengthens Trade Capacity

Date: March 10th, 2023. The country’s international trade capacity has been bolstered as the Trinidad and Tobago Bureau of Standards (TTBS) has now been validated as a competent provider of auditing and certification services. This assurance is given following the TTBS’ Certification Division’s award of accreditation to ISO/IEC 17021:2015. This...

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Governance Standards Aid In Fight Against Corruption

Date: December 9th, 2021. In acknowledgement of International Anti-Corruption Day 2022, the Trinidad and Tobago Bureau of Standards (TTBS) is calling on all organizations to build a foundation of good governance in the fight against corruption. Through the International Standard, ISO 37000:2021, Governance of organizations – Guidance, organizations and their...

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TTBS Launches Energy Efficiency Lighting Lab

TTBS Launches Energy Efficiency Lighting Lab Date: November 15th, 2022. A newly launched lab will now position Trinidad and Tobago as a centre of excellence for testing the energy efficiency of lighting products throughout the region. On Tuesday 15th November, 2022, the Lab Services Division of the Trinidad and Tobago...

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TTBS Remains Committed To Supporting The Diving Industry

Date: March 18th, 2022. The Trinidad and Tobago Bureau of Standards (TTBS) wishes to reassure the diving industry and the public that it remains committed to the development of standards that promote public and industrial welfare, health and safety, in accordance with its mandate under the Standards Act (No. 18...

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