International co-operation and development of new contacts are among priorities of the SFSB. Co-operation is carried out by various means: active participation in international forensic organizations, societies and working groups; agreements of the co-operation with the individual Forensic Science Institutions, use of various international projects or foundations for the exchange of experience and exchange visits to the forensic laboratories in the Netherlands, Finland, Sweden, Germany, Norway, Ireland, Lithuania, Estonia etc.

The SFSB has an agreement of co-operation with the Forensic Science Institute of the Ukraine since 2002, with the National Forensic Bureau of Georgia since 2006 and with the Russia Federal Center of Forensic Expertise under the Ministry of Justice since 2007.