EA 2025 Strategy: Outstanding in Excellence (2017) From good to excellent
Accreditation is the procedure by which an authorized body assesses the competence of a conformity assessment body to perform
specific tasks such as testing, calibration, certification and inspection.
Competence is key to ensuring the transaparicity, reliability and efficiency of the services
provided by Accredited Conformity Assessment Bodies.
- For regulators
- Technical competence;
- independence, impartiality and integrity;
- risk management;
- proper use of equipment and human resources; Accreditation Benefits for CABs - Better visibility in the market; - Enables reports and certifications to be more acceptable in overseas markets via international recognition of EA MLA
1- Request for Recognition of Procedure 2- Application for accreditation
4- Evaluation Visit
5- Evaluation Report 6- Review of the whole process
8- Supervision of accreditation
9 - Renewal of accreditation
10- Complaints and Appeals