+233 302-500065 /6

Technical Coordination Department (TCS)

Responsible for the Coordination of the standards development work, managing and dissemination of standards and other trade related information.

The TCS department is the hub of all standards and other related publications, L.Is, Gazettes, Bulletins, Acts/Laws etc

It is responsible for the overall Coordination of the Standards Development process at GSA, and the dissemination of Standards and Trade related Information.

The department is also responsible for managing all the International Affiliations and Agreements in the area of Standardization, Technical Regulations, Conformity Assessment and Metrology.

The department is responsible for the preparation and publishing of the annual GSA catalogue of Ghana Standards.


The following desks are responsible for the activities at the department:

  • The Standards Coordinating Desk
  • The Documentation and Information Centre (DIC)/Library
  • The WTO/ TBT National Enquiry Point (NEP)
  • The International Desk
  • The Standards Monitoring/Promotion Desk