Accreditation For Quality Management Systems (QMS) Scheme in accordance with ISO 9001

Quality Management System certification is provided by certification bodies (CBs) to organisations whose management system meets the requirements of the ISO 9000 series of standards. ISO 9001  is an international standard that sets out an organisation’s quality management system. Its objective is to provide a set of requirements that are effectively implemented to provide confidence that goods and services supplied by the organisation consistently meet customer needs and expectations and comply with applicable regulations.

ISO 9001 requirements cover a wide range of business aspects including top management commitment to quality, purchasing, process control, equipment calibration, customer 1for the products/services provided; that is up to the customer.

A Certification Body applying for ISO 9001 accreditation must conform to ISO/IEC 17021-1 and ISO 17021-3 and other additional International requirements as detailed in Specific Requirements for Accreditation for QMS Scheme.

Certification Bodies interested to apply for an Accreditation scheme for QMS  can send an email at info@uafaccreditation.org demanding for following Application documents.

  1. Accreditation Application for  Quality Management System: UAF-APL-CAB-01
  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. Applicable Fees: UAF-CAB-MS-FEES-2018
  5. Documentation Checklist as per ISO 17021-1 and ISO 17021-3
  6. UAF Transition Policy for ISO 9001:2015
  7. UAF Transition Policy for ISO 17021-3:2017