The standardization is a specific activity, which obeys principles, has its own methods, can take different forms and has objects with diverse character. The standardization activity includes the developing, approving, issuing and the application of the standards processes. In this article have been examined the standardization’s main formulations and methods at international, regional, national and company level. Therefore the generally acknowledged, basic principles and rules for work of the standardization are being respected. The standards are being developed and published in the society interest and represent mean of information and mutual understanding between partners.