To promote quality principles and facilitate the use of standards to reduce technical barriers to trade and investment, ensure a sustainable Swazi economy and safeguard the nation’s health, safety and environment. 


    To be the recognized centre of excellence and the preferred supplier for services relating to the use of standards in Swaziland and beyond.

  • Mission
  • Vision


art of SWASA's mandate as stated in the founding Standards and Quality Act 10, 2003, is to provide standards based training to local stakeholders. This training is expected to be aligned to local market needs and will be based on standards published by the Authority. SWASA recently published 6 management system standards and one conformity assessment standard which are available for use by the local market.

In a bid to offer a quality service to the local market as well as in involving local stakeholders, SWASA has joined hands with the Institute of Development Management (IDM) in offering standards based training. IDM is a regional institution that operates in Botswana, Lesotho and Swaziland and is well grounded to offer a quality service that is of relevance to the local scenario. The institution has vast experience in programmes of this nature and is ISO9001 certified.

To view SWASA's training programme click here

For the application form click here

  • The Quality Assurance Department will be the custodians of the SWASA mark for quality as it is through this department that quality testing and certification will be carried out. The department’s functionality will depend on local industry utilizing the Swazi National Standards that will have been developed by the Technical Department and further seeking to be certified ...

  • SWASA will be disseminating standards addressing technical problems in various sectors and will be encompassing many professions. People involved in these sectors and others will be invited o partake in Technical Committees. The sectors already identified are:


    -  Fresh Produce
    -  Prepackaged stuff ...

  • In order for the people to be able to implement the standards, they must understand exactly what is implied in the various paragraphs within the standard. Standards-based training may be facilitated by SWASA staff or it may be done by a subcontracting company. Based on the type of standards that are on demand it is envisaged that SWASA may offer more than 10 courses per year. Training on standards forms part of the Standards Marketing Strategy of SWASA, since, as more people understand standards, the more they will be willing to implement them ...
  • The Swaziland Standards Authority’s Information Centre is a reference point for technical information on standards and quality issues within the Technical Department, and its basic objective is to provide a means for acquiring and disseminating information on standards and related matters from and to the stakeholders. Information is availed to SWASA clients and general public through the print media, radio, the SWASA website www.swasa.co.sz and by visiting the Centre ... 

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