Evaluation of NAAU by the European cooperation for Accreditation
The workshop for experts on accreditation of testing and calibration laboratories was conducted
The Meeting of Attestation Commission was conducted
For the attention of CABs: implementation of the standard ISO 15189:2012
For the attention of CABs! Change of NAAU bank details
Meeting of the Accreditation Council was conducted
National Accreditation Agency of Ukraine
Accreditation (Latin accredo, «Trust») – a procedure by which the national accreditation body confirms the competence of the legal entity or the relevant conformity assessment body to perform certain types of works. It is a testimony that the conformity assessment body (CAB) meets the requirements of national standards harmonized with relevant international and European standards, and , if necessary, any additional requirements for accreditation in relevant areas for conducting certain activities of conformity assessment .
Accreditation in Ukraine is conducted by the National accreditation body of Ukraine , which since 2002 is the National Accreditation Agency of Ukraine (NAAU ) and which possesses governmental exclusive authority for accreditation of conformity assessment bodies and the monitoring of the compliance of accredited conformity assessment bodies to the accreditation requirements .
In 2009 NAAU have signed a Bilateral agreement with the European co-operation for Accreditation (hereinafter – EA BLA) for the recognition of the results on accreditation of certification bodies for personnel .
In 2012, an additional EA agreement was signed by NAAU for the recognition of national accreditation system of Ukraine in the fields of accreditation of calibration and testing laboratories, medical laboratories , as well as of the certification bodies for management systems.
In November of 2011, NAAU have signed an Associate membership in the EA .
Since 2004, NAAU is an Affiliated member of the International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation (ILAC).