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BOBS offers technical services in the areas of standardization, testing of goods, certification of products, industrial & trade metrology, quality management systems, environmental management systems, information and training. The Botswana Bureau of Standards is an Enquiry Point to WTO/TBT (World Trade Organization’s Technical Barriers to Trade). readmore...


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BOBS Christmas Closure 2018
The Botswana Bureau of Standards (BOBS) would like to inform its valuable customers, stakeholders and the general public that its offices will be closed from Monday 24th December 2018 and will reopen on Monday 7th January 2019.
BOBS’ Management and Staff would like to wish all its valued customers a... (read more)
5 weeks ago
Press Release - Towards a historic revision of the International System of Units (SI)

Botswana became an Associate Member of the General Conference on Weights and Measures (CGPM) on May 2012. In doing so, Botswana has adopted the Metric System referred to as the SI Units as the applicable units of measurement in the country. Botswana through the representation of the Botswana Bureau of... (read more)
6 weeks ago

2 months ago

Minister of Investment, Trade and Industry, Hon. Bogolo J. Kenewendo, BOBS Managing Director Mrs. Masego B.B Marobela and Official delegates

23rd August 2018, marked a day that BOBS hosted its Technical Committee members to a ceremony that was specially held to appreciate their dedication and tireless work and contribution to the... (read more)
2 months ago
BOBS Wellness Week 3rd - 7th September 2018

Botswana Bureau of Standards (BOBS) would like to inform its valuable stakeholders and the public at large that it is hosting its wellness week from the 3rd – 7th September 2018 at its Gaborone Head Office. As a result the Gaborone office will be closed on the 7th September 2018... (read more)
5 months ago

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