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  27th February , 2023 ,       Hits: 2711

Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) wishes to inform Importers of General Goods that it is a Regulatory requirement for all Goods that are covered by the Compulsory Uganda Standards to be subjected to Inspection and Testing from their Countries of Origin/Export before being imported into Uganda under the Pre-Export Verification of Conformity (PVOC) Program. This is meant to ensure that Substandard and Harmful commodities that affect the Health and Safety of the Public and the Environment are not imported into the country.

Accordingly, the Bureau has contracted the following Six (6) International Inspection Companies to provide Pre-Export Verification of Conformity (PVOC) Services for the next three (3) years, effective 1st March, 2023;

1. Bureau Veritas Uganda

1st Floor Regency Plaza, Lugogo Bypass

P.O. Box 104427

Kampala -Uganda



2. Helmsman Quality and Technology Services Co.,Ltd. (“HQTS”)

3F,No.152, North Jianxin Road, Fuzhou




3. Intertek International Ltd

1-9 Brook Street Brentwood, Essex, England

CM 14 5NQ, United Kingdom


4. Quality Inspection Services Inc. Japan

YCC 1608, 22 Daikoku Futo, Tsurumi,

Yokohama -Japan



5. TUV Rheinland

Middle East FZE 4EA, 401

P.O Box 293542,

Dubai - United Arab Emirates


6. Société Générale de Surveillance S.A (SGS)

1 Place des Alpes, 1211

Geneva 1- Switzerland



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