Standardization of terminology, requirements and test methods for geodetic and surveying instruments, their components and accessories.

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Published ISO standards *


ISO standards under development *

Participating members
Observing members

* number includes updates

Reference Title Type
ISO/TC 172/SC 6/WG 4   Field procedures and ancillary devices Working group
ISO/TC 172/SC 6/WG 5   Terminology Working group
Liaison Committees to ISO/TC 172/SC 6

The committees below can access the documents of ISO/TC 172/SC 6:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 211 Geographic information/Geomatics ISO


Liaison Committees from ISO/TC 172/SC 6

ISO/TC 172/SC 6 can access the documents of the committees below:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 182 Geotechnics ISO
ISO/TC 211 Geographic information/Geomatics ISO
ISO/TC 213 Dimensional and geometrical product specifications and verification ISO


Organizations in liaison (Category A and B)
Acronym Title Category
FIG International Federation of Surveyors A
OIML International Organization of Legal Metrology A

Date Month Location TC/SC Note
12-14 November 2024 Bratislava (Slovakia) ISO/TC 172/SC 6  

* Information definite but meeting not yet formally convened
** Provisional

ISO/TC 172/SC 6 - Secretariat

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