What is the National Standards Body?

BSI is the UK's National Standards Body (NSB) and we're the first national standards body. We represent UK economic and social interests across all European and international standards organizations and in the development of business information solutions for British organizations of all sizes and sectors.

Our role is to help improve the quality and safety of products, services and systems by enabling the creation of standards and encouraging their use.

We publishes over 2,700 standards annually, underpinned by a collaborative approach, engaging with industry experts, government bodies, trade associations, businesses of all sizes and consumers to develop standards that reflect good business practice.