The Swiss Association for Standardization (SNV) regards itself as the Swiss representative for global and Swiss standardization. It works towards furthering the interests of the economy and society in Switzerland. The standards association fulfils an important intermediary function between standards experts and standards users.
The Swiss Association for Standardization (SNV) collection covers a number of industries and businesses.
In addition to an interdisciplinary range of standards, the Swiss Association for Standardization (SNV) offers standards that cover the following sectors and industries: the Swiss mechanical and electrical engineering industry (SWISSMEM), the building sector (SIA), the road construction and transportation sector (VSS), the watch industry (FH), the electrical engineering (Electrosuisse) and the telecommunication industry (asut).
The Swiss Association for Standardization (SNV) is the general, neutral point of contact for the Swiss economy when it comes to information on standardization. It enables interested parties to work on international standards. The Swiss Association for Standardization (SNV) promotes the development and harmonization of new standards through the work of its members in national and international standards committees.