Accreditation For Food Safety Management Systems (FSMS) Scheme in accordance with ISO 22000

Accreditation For Food Safety Management Systems (FSMS)

Food Safety Management Systems certification is provided by certification bodies to organizations who have demonstrated that they have implemented a system for food safety along the food chain.  ISO 22000 specifies requirements for a food safety management system that combines interactive communication, system management, prerequisite program, and HACCP principles to ensure food safety along the food chain.

A Certification Body applying for ISO 22000 accreditation must conform to ISO/IEC 17021, ISO/TS 22003 and other additional International requirements as detailed in Specific Requirements for Accreditation for FSMS Scheme.

Certification Bodies interested to apply for an Accreditation scheme for FSMS  can send an email at demanding for following Application documents.

  1. Accreditation Application for  Food Safety Management System: UAF-APL-CAB-FSMS
  2. General Criteria for Accreditation Requirements:UAF-GEN-CAB-01
  3. General Criteria for Conditions for the Use of UAF Accreditation Symbol: UAF-GEN-CAB-02
  4. Accreditation requirements for Food Safety Management System: UAF-CAB-FSMS
  5. Applicable Fees: UAF-CAB-MS-FEES
  6. Documentation Checklist as per ISO/IEC 17021-1 and ISO/TS 22003.