Finnish Standards Association

Acronym: 
SFS

The Finnish Standards Association (SFS) is the central standardization organization that controls and co-ordinates national standardization work in Finland. SFS develops, approves and publishes national SFS standards. It also sells standards and communicates information about the standards and standardization to the public. SFS is a member of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the European Committee for Standardization (CEN). The majority of SFS standards are based on international or European standards. SFS prepares standards together with its 12 affiliates called ‘standards writing bodies’. In ResiStand, SFS’s main contributions are to work packages 5 and 6, with smaller contributions also being made to work packages 1, 2 and 7.

Persons involved in the project:

Antti Karppinen