Requirements for Accreditation Bodies

Requirements for Accreditation Bodies

Reference Documents for ABs

ANAB operates according to the requirements of:

ISO/IEC 17011:2004, Conformity assessment - General requirements for accreditation bodies accrediting conformity assessment bodies (available from ANSI)

IAF/ILAC A5:11/2013, IAF/ILAC Multi-lateral Mutual Recognition Arrangements: Application of ISO/IEC 17011 (available from IAF)

IAF MD 12:2013, Assessment of Certification Activities for Cross Frontier Accreditation (available from IAF)

ANAB uses the following document when cooperating with other accreditation bodies:

MA 5001, Working With Other Accreditation Bodies Manual