State administration bodies in the area of metrology
- Slovak Office of Standard, Metrology and Testing
- The Slovak Institute of Metrology
The Slovak Institute of Metrology is a national metrology institution. It elaborates the conception of metrology development, carries out research and development in the field of metrology. The Institute represents the Slovak Republic in international metrological organizations. The main activities of the Institute are connected with the international recognition of national measurement standards and passing their values to measurement standards and other measuring instruments used in the economy.
- The Slovak Metrology Inspectorate
The Slovak Metrology Inspectorate is a body of metrological supervision. It ascertains how the state administration bodies, entrepreneurs and other legal entities fulfil the obligations stipulated by the Act on metrology. Metrology inspectorate shall examine the legally controlled measuring instrument or prepackage retained under record. The inspectorate also fulfils the function of the market surveillance body in the field of measuring instruments.