UAF is a not-for-profit organization. It operates in accordance with relevant international standards and requirements and maintains integrity and impartiality while taking into account national and public interest. UAF has established as an independent, impartial and transparent accreditation system. As a not-for-profit accreditation body, decisions made by UAF are not subject to any commercial or financial obligations. UAF is internationally recognized and represents the interests of the stakeholders at international forums through membership and active participation with the objective of becoming a signatory to international Multilateral / Mutual Recognition Arrangements (MLA / MRA) simultaneously ensuring measures to safeguard impartiality and objectivity of its accreditation process.
United accreditation foundation (UAF) provides accreditation to certification bodies for various management system schemes as per ISO/IEC 17021 including UAF Human health care management system scheme and Green and Clean hospital management system scheme, Personnel certification bodies as per ISO/IEC 17024, Inspection bodies as per ISO/IEC 17020 based on assessment of their competence as per its criteria and in accordance with UAF and international standards and guidelines. The UAF schemes of accreditations for Testing and Calibration Laboratories as per ISO/IEC 17025, Medical imaging centers as per ISO 15189 and Certification bodies as per ISO/IEC 17065 is under revision and will be available for accreditation shortly.