Appointment of an authority to carry out regular and extraordinary certification

The procedure to appoint a legal entity or a sole trader commences by filing a request for appointment at the Metrology Institute. The director of the Institute appoints at least a three-member committee which prepares an opinion on the suitability of the request.

Based on the study of the request, the submitted documentation and an assessment visit with the applicant, the director provides an opinion. The committee issues its own opinion no later than one month of the date when the request is compete. Then the committee submits the request to the director of the Institute who issues a decision on the appointment or rejects the request for appointment.

Acquisition of a permit

Legal protection

  • Judicial remedy: Appeal
  • Competent authority: Metrology Institute
Responsible: Ministry of Economic Development and Technology | Last updated: 12. 08. 2015