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SADCA has adopted the ILAC/IAF publications listed below.  Should you wish to access any of these documents, please follow the relevant links:

A Series: Joint ILAC/IAF Publications      
These documents can be accessed at:  Joint ILAC / IAF Documents (A Series) International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation

• IAF/ILAC A1:03/2017:  IAF/ILAC Multi-Lateral Mutual Recognition Arrangements (Arrangements): Requirements and Procedures for Evaluation of a Regional Group
• IAF/ILAC A2:03/2017:  IAF/ILAC Multi-lateral Mutual Recognition Arrangements (Arrangements): Requirements and Procedures for Evaluation of a Single Accreditation Body
• IAF/ILAC A3:01/2013:  IAF/ILAC Multi-Lateral Mutual Recognition Arrangements (Arrangements): Narrative Framework for Reporting on the Performance of an Accreditation Body (AB). A Tool for the Evaluation Process
• IAF/ILAC A5:11/2013: IAF/ILAC Multi-Lateral Mutual Recognition Arrangements (Arrangements): Application of ISO/IEC 17011:2004

ILAC DOCUMENTS:
P Series: ILAC Policy Documents
These documents can be accessed at: Policy Documents (P Series) International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation

• ILAC P5:02/2016:  ILAC Mutual Recognition Arrangement (Arrangement).
• ILAC P8:12/2012: ILAC Mutual Recognition Arrangement (Arrangement): Supplementary Requirements and Guidelines for the use of Accreditation Symbols and for Claims of Accreditation Status by Accredited Laboratories and Inspection Bodies.
• ILAC P9:06/2014: ILAC Policy for Participating in Proficiency Testing Activities
• ILAC P10:01/2013: ILAC Policy on Traceability of Measurement Results
• ILAC P11:09/2009: Monitoring Performance of ILAC Evaluators
• ILAC P12:04/2009: Harmonisation of ILAC Work with the Regions
• ILAC P13:10/2010: Application of ISO/IEC 17011 for the Accreditation of Proficiency Testing Providers
• ILAC P14:01/2013: ILAC Policy for Uncertainty in Calibration
• ILAC P15:07/2016: Application of ISO/IEC 17020:2012 for the Accreditation of Inspection Bodies

R Series: ILAC Rules
These documents can be accessed at: ILAC Rules Documents (R Series) International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation

• ILAC R4:05/2015: Use of the ILAC Logo and Tagline
• ILAC R7:05/2015: Rules for the use of the ILAC MRA Mark

IAF DOCUMENTS:  
PL Series: IAF Policy Documents
These documents can be accessed at: IAF Policy Documents (PL Series)

• IAF PL-1 2009: Code of Conduct for Accreditation Body Members of IAF

MD Series: IAF Mandatory Documents
These documents can be accessed at: IAF Publications: Mandatory Documents

• IAF MD 1:2007:  Certification of Multiple Sites Based on Sampling
IAF MD 2:2007: Transfer of Accredited Certification of Management Systems
IAF MD 3:2008:  Advanced Surveillance and Recertification Procedures (ASRP).
IAF MD 4:2008: Use of Computer Assisted Auditing Techniques ("CAAT") for Accredited Certification of Management Systems
IAF MD 5:2015:  Determination of Audit Time of Quality and Environmental Management Systems
IAF MD 6:2014:  Application of ISO 14065:2013
IAF MD 7:2010:  IAF Mandatory Document for Harmonization of Sanctions to be applied to Conformity Assessment Bodies
IAF MD 8:2015:  Application of ISO/IEC 17011:2004 in Medical Device Quality Management Systems (ISO 13485).
IAF MD 9:2015:  Application of ISO/IEC 17021 in the Field of Medical Device Quality Management Systems (ISO 13485).
IAF MD 10:2013:  Assessment of Certification Body Management of Competence in Accordance with ISO/IEC 17021: 2011
IAF MD 11:2013: Application of ISO/IEC 17021 for Audits of Integrated Management Systems (IMS).
IAF MD 12:2016:  Accreditation Assessment for Conformity Assessment Bodies with Activities in Multiple Countries
IAF MD 13:2014: Knowledge Requirements for Accreditation Body Personnel for Information Security Management Systems (ISO/IEC 27001).
IAF MD 14:2014: Application of ISO/IEC 17011 in Greenhouse Gas Validation and Verification (ISO 14065:2013)
IAF MD 15:2014: Mandatory Document for the Collection of Data to Provide Indicators of Management System Certification Bodies' Performance.
IAF MD 16:2015: Application of ISO/IEC 17011 for the Accreditation of Food Safety Management Systems (FSMS) Certification Bodies.
IAF MD 17:2015: Witnessing Activities for the Accreditation of Management Systems Certification Bodies.
IAF MD 18:2015: Application of ISO/IEC 17021:2011 in the Service Management Sector (ISO/IEC 20000-1)
IAF MD 19:2016: IAF Mandatory Document For The Audit and Certification of a Management System operated by a Multi-Site Organization (where application of site sampling is not appropriate)
IAF MD 20:2016: Generic Competence for AB Assessors: Application to ISO/IEC 17011

ML Series: IAF Multilateral Recognition Arrangement Documents
These documents can be accessed at: IAF Publications Multilateral Recognition Arrangement Documents

IAF ML1: 2016: Guidance for the Exchange of Documentation among MLA Signatories for the Assessment of Conformity Assessment Bodies
IAF ML 2:2016: General principles on use of the IAF MLA Mark.
 IAF ML 4:2016: MLA Policies and Procedures for a Multilateral Recognition Arrangement on the Level of Single Accreditation Bodies and on the level of Regional Groups.

ID Series: IAF Informative Documents
These documents can be accessed at: IAF Informative Documents

IAF ID 1:2014: IAF Informative Document for QMS and EMS Scopes of Accreditation
IAF ID 8:2014: IAF Informative Document for the Transition of Food Safety Management System Accreditation to ISO/TS 22003:2013 from ISO/TS 22003:2007
IAF 9:2015: Transition Planning Guidance for ISO 9001:2015
IAF ID 10:2015: Transition Planning Guidance for ISO 14001:2015
IAF ID 11:2015: Information on the Transition of Management System Accreditation to ISO/IEC 17021-1: 2015 from ISO/IEC 17021: 2011

 

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