Industrial Standards in Singapore

Overview by
National Standards Organizations
Singapore Standards, Productivity and Innovation Board (SPRING SG)
Integration in the International Standards Network
SPRING represents Singapore in regional and international standards activities. Singapore is a member of :

International Standard organization (ISO)

International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC)

Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Sub-Committee on Standards & Conformance (SCSC)

ASEAN Consultative Committee for Standards & Quality (ACCSQ)

Pacific Area Standards Congress (PASC)

International Telecommunication Union (ITU)

Obligation to Use Standards
Compliance to Singapore Standards is voluntary in Singapore.

However, obliging to these standards becomes mandatory when used by government bodies in regulations or administrative requirements for safety, environmental and health issues.

Classification of Standards
Visit: The Singapore Standardization Programme, operated by SPRING Singapore .
Assessment of the System of Standardization
SPRING also manages the Singapore Accreditation Council (SAC). SAC's primary function is to accredit conformity assessment bodies based on international standards. SAC mark is highly appreciated in Singapore and could lead to better business opportunities.


For more details, visit: Sac Accreditation.

Online Consultation of Standards
Refer to ‘ e-services' provided by SPRING Singapore .
Certification Organizations
Singapore Accreditation Council (SAC)
Associations of Standards Users
Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore (IDA)
The Singapore Standardization Programme

Any Comments About This Content? Report It to Us.

Read more See less
Hot Tips (1)
  • Standards and Conformity Assessment in Singapore

    This market research report is one of a series produced by the U.S. Commercial Service with practical information for U.S. companies about standards and conformity assessment issues affecting U.S. exporters in specific sectors, to improve their ability to access foreign markets.

    U.S. Commercial Service Singapore on 22 Feb 2010 related to Industrial Standards in Singapore

Post your content


Post content about Industrial Standards in Singapore and you will be listed here to receive requests for offers.

Contact our expert contributor
  • U.S. Commercial Service Singapore

    U.S. Department Of Commerce, Singapore