South Sudan National Bureau Of Standards

Our Quality Is Our Pride

About Us

From SSMO To SSNBS (Our Background)

South Sudan National Bureau of Standards (SSNBS) commenced as Sudanese Standards and Metrology Organization (SSMO) in the Sudan. The SSMO was established through the Ministry of Cabinet Resolution No. 287 dated 1992, Presidential Decree issued on 10th November 1992 and National Assembly Resolution No. 68 dated 1993. It was housed too within the Ministry of Cabinet Affairs, Republic of the Sudan.


A South Sudan where international provisions in standardization, conformity assessment, quality assurance, metrology, testing and technical regulations are implemented in all the sectors of the economy to enhance prosperity for all


To enhance coordination of programmes and projects that promotes effective standards, quality assurance, metrology, testing, accreditation, calibration and inspection services in South Sudan

Core Values

  • Professionalism,
  • Teamwork,
  • Integrity,
  • Accountability and Transparency,
  • Equity and Inclusiveness