ONVIF is a leading and well-recognized industry forum whose mission is to provide and promote standardized interfaces for effective interoperability of IP-based physical security products.

The work in ONVIF is driven and carried out by its members in various committees and working groups (WG). The organization structure is as follows:

Steering Committee
The Steering Committee is responsible for strategy and budgeting for ONVIF.

Technical Committee
The Technical Committee drives the development of ONVIF core specifications as well as the technical direction and roadmap. Working Groups under the TC include Security WG, Physical Access WG, and Video Enhancement WG.

Technical Services Committee
The Technical Services Committee is responsible for the development of profiles, test specification, test tool, and conformance process. Working Groups under the TSC include Device Testing WG and Client Testing WG.

Communication Committee
The Communication Committee is responsible for the organization’s external and internal communication.