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Publication new version of specific accreditation protocol C010 concerning the Accreditation of certification based on EN ISO/IEC 27001

19-03-2019

Specific Accreditation Protocol C010 contains a brief description for the accreditation of certification based on EN ISO/IEC 27001. This SAP serves as a practical supplement to RvA Policy Rule BR002.

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New accreditations February 2019

22-02-2019

In February 2019, six organizations received a new accreditation.

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Questions about Brexit answered

19-02-2019

With a form of the Brexit coming closer on 29 March 2019, we receive questions about what this means for accreditation. We therefore have listed the most important questions (and answers).

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Publication of new version of explanatory document T021 concerning the accreditation of sampling

07-02-2019

Explanatory document RvA-T021 sets out details of how the RvA deals with the accreditation of sampling.

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Publication of new version of explanatory document T001 concerning the reference to reference methods on the scopes of test laboratories.

30-01-2019

Explanatory document RvA-T001 sets out details of how the RvA deals with the reference to reference methods on the scopes of test laboratories.

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New accreditations January 2019

24-01-2019

In January 2019, eigth organizations received a new accreditation.

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Transition ISO 20000-1:2011 to ISO 20000-1:2018

08-01-2019

In September 2018 ISO has published the standard ISO 20000-1:2018 “Information technology - Service management - Part 1: Service management system requirements” as a revision of ISO 20000-1:2011. In its meetings in October 2018 the International Accreditation Forum (IAF) has decided about the transition arrangement for this revision.

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