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SIC's Contact

  • Tel: 1(868) 662-8827
  • Fax: 1(868) 663-4335
  • Email:
  • Ext 101, 102, 138
  • Opening hrs: 8:00am - 4:15pm

Standards Information Centre

Christmas Lights Health & Safety. Decorate, Celebrate But Be Safe!

Posted on Dec 10th, 2013 - By admin - 0 Comments

The video below depicts how quickly sub-standard Christmas lights can turn into a disaster. Related Standard: TTS/UL 588: 2008 SEASONAL AND…

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Tourism Standards – Advancing Quality in the Tourism Sector

Posted on Mar 11th, 2013 - By admin - 0 Comments

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Buy Safe Toys For Christmas

Posted on Nov 24th, 2012 - By admin - 0 Comments

Toy safety experts from the Toy Industry Association (TIA) share a few important safety tips to keep in mind when shopping for a toy (video…

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Storage and Usage of Fireworks During the Divali Festival

Posted on Nov 7th, 2012 - By admin - 0 Comments

On November 13th 2012, many countries will celebrate the Hindu festival of Divali (Diwali), known as the 'Festival of Lights'. Divali signifies the…

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Standards Information Centre

Set up in 1975 the Standards Information Centre of the Trinidad and Tobago Bureau of Standards now has a collection of more than 200,000 copies of standards stored on paper and CD-ROM. The main objective of the Information Centre has been to facilitate easy access to standards information, thus improving the capabilities of local manufacturers, industrialists and others to compete internationally. This centre has since become the major agency in the country for identifying, collecting and disseminating information on standards, technical regulations, and conformity with internationally accepted levels of quality.

The Standards Information Centre provides a number of services to its clients in order for them to have easier access to information on standards and related activities.

National Standards Database:
The Centre maintains a database of all Trinidad and Tobago Standards voluntary and compulsory. The database contains a record of each standard giving title, scope, status and price.

WTO/TBT Enquiry Point:
Supplies WTO and foreign countries with information on compulsory local standards, conformity assessments and technical regulations. Informs local industry and trade of similar developments in other countries. Futher information on the development of this service will be available online in the near future.

Procurement of Publications:
Assistance to clients (individuals/corporations) in the procurement of local, regional, national and international standards and other technical publications.

Technical Services: Assistance to individuals and organizations with their research needs in standardization.


Contact Us

Trinidad and Tobago Bureau of Standards
1-2 Century Drive
Trincity Industrial Estate
Macoya , Tunapuna
Trinidad and Tobago , W.I
Tel: (868) 662-8827
Fax: (868) 663-4335

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