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Open a world of possibilities.

For fifty years the Standards Council of Canada has been Canada’s voice on standards and accreditation on the national and international stage.

The benefits of standards and conformity assessments are everywhere. Our expertise and work continue to drive Canada’s health, well-being and economic prosperity. We are at the forefront of the needs of tomorrow by ensuring that our programs and services align with the priorities of Canadians. We are celebrating this milestone throughout this site by:

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Highlighting our history of positive impacts

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Spotlighting the people behind standards and accreditation

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Looking to the future

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as of March 31, 2020

128

employees

578

active customers

3,247

active standards under SCC oversight
Standards impact as much as

8%

of Canada’s GDP

80%

of world trade involves some level of conformity assessment to standards

318

assessors