The Institute of Standards & Industrial Research of Iran, is the sole organization in the country that can lawfully develop and designate official standards for products. It is also the responsible body for conducting them through the endorsement of the Council of Compulsory Standards.
( Determining and formulating national standards, conducting applied research to uplift standards level, Upgrading the quality of domestic products , assisting better production process as well as efficient industry and productivity, all of which aimed for economical independence. To expand national standards, monitor the implementation of compulsory standards, and the quality controlling of exports to suspend low-quality products. All of which with the intention of creating competition with international markets. To monitor the quality of imports with special focus on bearing compulsory standards , to protect and support domestic suppliers. Enlightening the producers, consumers and distributors . To do relevant research specially in regards to production methods, conservation, packaging and transportation . To spread Metric Systems, and calibration of measures and gauges. To test and comply samples with the related standards, characterize, and issue the requisite certificates.)
Being a member of the international standards organization, ISIRI follows the latest international scientific protocols as well as taking the country's special needs into accounts.
Implementation of the approved national standards will be of beneficiary value for people and the economy, leading to substantial increase in exports and the domestic sales. It can also save up expenses and time, reducing the prices, and bringing safer products into people's life.