RSE "Kazakhstan Institute of Metrology" (RSE "KazInMetr") was created by the Decree of the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated August 9, 2000 under No. 1227 and is the only institute on metrology in the Republic of Kazakhstan.
The structure of RSE "KazInMetr" includes the head enterprise in Astana and five branches:
- South-Kazakhstan branch in Almaty;
- West Kazakhstan branch in the city of Uralsk;
- East Kazakhstan branch in the city of Ust-Kamenogorsk;
- Aktobe branch in Aktyubinsk;
- Karaganda branch in the city of Karaganda.
The management system of RSE "KazInMetr" for compliance with the requirements of ISO 9001 has been implemented since 2005 and certified by "EUROASIA MS" LLP, Certificate of Conformity No.KZ.7500133.07.03.00442 dated 02.10.2017.
Conducting scientific research in the field of ensuring the uniformity of measurements; carrying out comparisons of verification results, calibration of measuring instruments and interlaboratory comparative tests, carrying out work to improve the skills and retraining of personnel in the field of ensuring the uniformity of measurements; creation, improvement, storage and use of state standards of units of values; development of standardization documents in the field of ensuring the uniformity of measurements, measurement techniques, calibration and calibration techniques; production and repair of measuring instruments; production of standard samples, certified mixtures, calibration gas mixtures; verification and calibration of measuring instruments; carrying out certification of measurement techniques; conducting metrological examination; conducting and participating in comparisons of measurement standards of units of quantities; testing of measuring instruments for the purposes of type approval, metrological certification of measuring instruments, certification of testing equipment; maintenance of the register of the state system for ensuring the uniformity of measurements of the Republic of Kazakhstan; certification, re-attestation and revocation of certificates of measurement instrument verifiers; organization of verifying stamps; approbation of verification methods, implementation of methodological assistance in metrology, server and equipment synchronization services with a standard of time and frequency that reproduces the national scale of universal coordinated time UTC (KZ).
RSE "KazInMetr" has certificates on recognition of quality management system of Euro-Asian cooperation of state metrological institutions (COOMET) in accordance with ISO Guide 34 standards; ISO / IEC 17025.
RSE "KazInMetr" and its branches are accredited in the national accreditation system (LLP "National Accreditation Center") for compliance with requirements: GOST ISO / IEC 17025-2009, GOST ISO/IEC 17043-2012, ST RK 7.6-2009.