Documents Library

Below you’ll find a growing selection of departmental documents including reports on our recent activity and some of the legislation which underpins our activity. If you are searching for a particular standards-related document, please contact us and we’ll do our best to assist you.


2019 Annual Report

2019 Annual Report 

Annual Report 2018


Bureau of Standards Act of 2014

Food Regulation Order #37 of 2007

Vanuatu Electricity Safety Standards

Kava Act

Meat Industry Act

We are proud partners of the Standards and Trade Development Federation, a global partnership established by FAO, OIE, WHO, WTO and the WBG that helps developing countries to gain and maintain access to markets by tackling sanitary and phytosanitary gaps (SPS).

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WTO Compliance

As a member of the World Trade Organisation, Vanuatu has an obligation to implement the Technical Barrier to Trade Agreement (TBTA). We are here to fulfil that obligation.