(English) IAF – ILAC Meeting

According to the article 17 of the Law of Ukraine “On Accreditation of Conformity Assessment Bodies” and the Provision on NAAU. NAAU as National Accreditation Body of Ukraine participates in international, European and other regional organizations for accreditation and, in particular, in the International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation(ILAC) as a full member, NAAU participates in its General Assembly Committee meetings.

During November 01-04 2016 the representatives of NAAU:

Viktor Gorytskyy – NAAU Chairman;

Valerii Krasiuk, Deputy Chairman – Head of the department for planning and organizing

Took part in the work of ILAC General Assembly Meetings that were held in New Dehli, India.

Working meetings were held with the management of national accreditation bodies of CIS and other countries. The matter regarding the setting up of cooperation was discussed. Negotiations were held with the IAF Secretary concerning NAAU application for membership in this organization.

As a result of the Meeting the following decisions were made:

To perform conformity analysis with the new requirements after the new revision of ISO/IEC 17011 is implemented;

To conduct a review of the implementation of IAF MD 20 requirements in NAAU activities;

To ensure implementation of IAF Resolution regarding mandatory reference to accreditation status by accredited CBs (for management systems) with  transition date of  06.11.2019.