COPOLCO membership is open to interested member bodies as participating (P) or observer (O) members and to interested correspondent members as observer (O) members.

Terms of reference

  • To study means of helping consumers to benefit from standardization, and means of improving consumer participation in national and international standardization.
  • To provide a forum for the exchange of information on the experience of consumer participation in the development and implementation of standards in the consumer field, and on other questions of interest to consumers in national and international standardization.
  • To advise ISO Council as to the consolidated viewpoints of consumers on matters relevant to ISO's current and potential standardization and conformity assessment work.
  • To advise ISO Council on the need for new or revised policies or actions within ISO as they relate to consumers' needs.

More information about COPOLCO and related ISO activities can be found in the section Resources for consumers.

Enlaces rápidos


Normas ISO publicadas *

Miembros participantes
Miembros observadores

* la cifra incluye las actualizaciones

Referencia Título Tipo
ISO/COPOLCO/WG 1   Chair's Advisory Group Grupo de trabajo
ISO/COPOLCO/WG 9 Key areas group Key persons Grupo de trabajo
ISO/COPOLCO/WG 21   Communications and outreach group Grupo de trabajo
ISO/COPOLCO/WG 22   Consumer standards action group Grupo de trabajo
ISO/COPOLCO/WG 23   Capacity building and training group Grupo de trabajo
ISO/COPOLCO/WG 24   Consumer safety group Grupo de trabajo
Comités de enlace a ISO/COPOLCO

Los comités que aparecen a continuación pueden acceder a los documentos de ISO/COPOLCO:

Referencia Título ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 34/SC 12 Sensory analysis ISO
ISO/TC 304 Healthcare organization management ISO
ISO/TC 314 Ageing societies ISO


Comités de enlace de ISO/COPOLCO

ISO/COPOLCO pueden acceder a los documentos de los comités que aparecen a continuación:

Referencia Título ISO/IEC
ISO/CASCO Committee on conformity assessment ISO
ISO/TC 173/SC 1 Wheelchairs ISO
ISO/TC 304 Healthcare organization management ISO


Organizaciones de enlace (categorías A y B)
Sigla Título Categoría
ANEC The European consumer voice in standardisation A
CI Consumers International A
ECOS (Environment) Environmental Coalition on Standards A
OECD Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, OECD A
OIML International Organization of Legal Metrology A