There are three types of recompense:


Medals are given to recognize the outstanding contribution of individuals to the development of legal metrology.

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Letters of Appreciation

Letters of Appreciation mark excellent work on a specific project relating to legal metrology.

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The OIML CEEMS Award (previously the "OIML Award for Excellent Achievements in Legal Metrology in Developing Countries") is a special award given to an individual, a national service or a regional legal metrology organization that has contributed significantly to legal metrology objectives on national or regional levels. The winner is given a special OIML engraved trophy and receives an invitation to a CIML meeting to be given the award.