Describes standards, identifies the national standards, accreditation bodies, and lists the national testing organization(s) and conformity assessment bodies.
Gabon generally follows French standards. As a member of CEMAC, Gabon follows the organization’s general standards. As a member of the World Trade Organization (WTO), it is required to adhere to the Agreement on Technical Barriers to Trade.
Gabon has authorized Intertek, a private company, to provide of certificates of conformity: https://www.intertek.com/government/certificate-of-conformity-for-exports-to-gabon/
Telecommunication equipment providers are required to obtain a certificate from ARTEL, Gabon’s telecommunications regulating agency.
Gabon does not have an accreditation body; the country tends to follow European accreditation decisions.
Publication of technical regulations
Official Journal of the Gabonese Republic (Journal Officiel)
Mr. Barthelemy Ngoulakia
Ministry of Commerce
B.P. 561 Libreville, Gabon
Tel. +241-11-76-09-91/ +241-11-74-59-25 Fax +241-11-76-58-38