What is BIML?


The International Bureau of Legal Metrology is the Secretariat and headquarters of the OIML, ensuring both the day-to-day running of activities and the planning of longer-term actions.

The tasks of the Bureau are:

  • to organize the meetings of the Conference and of the Committee,
  • to take care of the implementation of the Conference and Committee decisions,
  • to assure the secretariat of the Presidential Council and of appropriate working groups,
  • to supervise and coordinate the OIML’s technical work and to publish and distribute the publications of the Organization,
  • to publish the OIML Bulletin, and to maintain the OIML website,
  • to maintain contacts with other organizations pursuing an activity connected with that of the Organization,
  • to prepare and implement the budget of the Organization, and to present financial reports to the CIML.

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