NBN (Bureau for Standardisation) is responsible for developing, publishing and selling standards in Belgium.
Together with its sector operators, NBN acts as the Belgian knowledge centre for all activities related to standardisation.
NBN plays a societal role by helping companies, consumers, public authorities and other stakeholders to strive for greater quality within an international competitive context. We do so by offering services related to the development, publication, dissemination and use of standards.
Board of Directors
The Board of Directors of NBN is composed of representatives from companies, trade unions, federal and regional authorities as well as consumer organisations. It has 30 full members and 30 deputy members.
Every year NBN draws up an annual report. You consult the annual report 2013 here.
The Executive Committee of NBN is composed of the Chair of the Executive Committee and the Technical Director. It is responsible for day-to-day management of NBN and takes all necessary or useful action to fulfil its tasks. The Executive Committee meets once every two weeks.
Sector operators are responsible for administrative and technical monitoring of one or more Technical Committees (TCs) within a specific field. Sector operators are recognised by the NBN Board of Directors..
NBN is a public interest body that comes under the authority of the Federal Public Service (FPS) for the Economy. The mission of NBN is laid down in the Standardisation Act of 3 April 2003.
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