Change of RvA policy rule BR002


The Dutch Accreditation Council (RvA) has recently changed policy rule BR002. Below, a summary of the important changes.

Policy Rule BR002 describes the RvA policy regarding accreditation.

Compared to version 5 of this document (dated 25 april 2016), the following significant changes have been implemented:

  • changes in the procedure of scheme-evaluation based on the new policy rule RvA-BR012 and the possibility the RvA will not accept an application for accreditation if the evaluation of the scheme concerned is not yet concluded;
  • a section in Article 49 on confidentiality has been added with respect to informing the competent authority.

Download the latest version of BR002 here.
Click here for the notification of publication in the Dutch ‘Staatscourant’ (Dutch).