Rwanda Standards Board

The Rwanda Standards Board - RSB

Rwanda Standards Board (RSB) is a public institution established by Rwanda Government Legislation N° 50/2013 of 28/06/2013 determining the mission, organization and functioning of the Rwanda Standards Board to undertake all activities pertaining to the development of Standards, Conformity Assessment and Metrology services in the country.


It is the only body with powers to define and posses national standards. Public services and public or private firms must present their standards to RSB for adoption at national level. RSB is governed by the Board of Directors composed of major stakeholders from government, industry and academic institutions, as well as consumer associations.