Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS)
The Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) is a statutory body under the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Co-operatives established by the UNBS Act Cap 327 and became operational in 1989. It is governed by the National Standards Council and headed by the Executive Director who is responsible for the day-to-day operation of UNBS.

The mandate of UNBS is to formulate, promote and enforce national standards to enhance the competitiveness of Ugandan products, promote fair trade and protect consumers. This mandate is two-fold;

a) Promotional: Promoting and facilitating the adoption and use of standardization services to enhance the quality and competitiveness of locally manufactured products.
b) Regulatory: Enforcing standards to protect consumers and ensure fairness in trade.
Uganda National Bureau of Standards
Telephone: +256 414 505995
Fax: +256 414 286123
e-mail: info@unbs.go.ug; justine.nabankema@unbs.go.ug
Web: www.unbs.go.ug
Plot M217 Nakawa Industrial Area
P.O. Box 6329 Kampala - Uganda