Published by: Adam Żeberkiewicz

Measurement administration in Poland consists of:

  • Central Office of Measures (seat in Warsaw),
  • 9 Regional Verification Offices (placed in Bydgoszcz, Gdansk, Lodz, Katowice, Cracow, Poznan, Szczecin, Warsaw and Wroclaw).


Hallmarking administration bodies in Poland includes:

  • President of the Central Office of Measures,
  • directors of the Regional Assay Offices (in Warsaw and Krakow).

Directors of the Regional Assay Offices perform their duties through the Regional Assay Offices, together with their branch offices.



The structure of the Central Office of Measures includes the following organizational sections:

  • Laboratory of Acoustics and Vibration
  • Laboratory of Time and Frequency
  • Laboratory of Chemistry
  • Laboratory of Length
  • Laboratory of Electricity and Magnetism
  • Laboratory of Photometry and Radiometry
  • Laboratory of Mass
  • Laboratory of Ionizing Radiation
  • Laboratory of Flow
  • Laboratory of Thermometry
  • Interdisciplinary Metrology Department


  • General Director Department
  • Department of Strategy
  • Measurement Service Department


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