Global agreements

Global agreements

On an international level there are two coordinating organisations that promote harmonisation between countries and regions:

*International Accreditation Forum (IAF) for certification bodies
*International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation (ILAC) for laboratories and inspection bodies

There are also two regional cooperations among accreditation bodies in the Asia Pacific region.

The Pacific Accreditation Cooperation (PAC) is an association of accreditation bodies and other interested parties whose objective is to facilitate trade and commerce among economies in the Asia Pacific region.
Asia Pacific Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation (APLAC) is a cooperation of accreditation bodies in the Asia Pacific region that accredits laboratories, inspection bodies and reference material producers.
It is recognized by the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) as one of five Specialist Regional Bodies (SRBs).

JAB is a member of the IAF, ILAC, PAC and APLAC.

"Certificate of Registration", "Test Report" and "Survey Report" issued from the institutions authorized by JAB are able to utilized IAF/MLAMark and ILAC/MRAMark correspondingly because JAB's authorization is recognized all over the world.

If you need information about members, please click for list of members.

List of members






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