Public Commenting

Name of Standard


Technical Committee

Public Commenting Period

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Draft Gambia Standards for Halal Tourism Services: General Requirements

GAMS OIC / SMIIC 9: 2019




Draft Gambian standards Anti-bribery management systems - Requirements with guidance for use

GAMS ISO 37001: 2016

Management System



Draft Gambian standards Occupational health and safety management systems - Requirements with guidance for use

GAMS ISO 45001: 2018

Management System




Public feedback is a requirement and an important stage in the development process of Gambian Standards. The public commenting process provides all stakeholders, both national and international, and the general public the opportunity to access the Draft Gambian Standards for review and comments where necessary. This Public Commenting   period is usually open for 30 to 60 days. 

All interested institutions, organizations and individuals are invited to submit written comments on the above Draft National Standards within the time frame highlighted in the table above.  All comments will be reviewed by the relevant Technical Committee at the end of the commenting period and, shall be adopted if relevant.

Note: To view the standards for your comments, Please click on the title of the standard you wish to comment on below.

GAMS OIC/SMIIC 9: 2019 DRAFT GAMBIAN STANDARD for Halal Tourism Services 

GAMS ISO 37001: 2016 DRAFT GAMBIAN STANDARD for Anti-Bribery Management Systems

GAMS ISO 45001: 2018 DRAFT GAMBIAN STANDARD for Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems

Note: Please Click Here to download the Comment Form

These Draft documents and the Comments Form can be accessed from:

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  • The Standards Information Centre of the Bureau at Kotu East- Mondays to Thursdays 8 am – 4 pm and Fridays 8 am – 12.30 pm

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