ISO/IEC Guide 61:1996

General requirements for assessment and accreditation of certification/registration bodies

Contains general requirements for bodies at a national or international level dealing with accreditation systems. Conformity to the requirements of this Guide will promote equivalence of national systems and facilitate agreements on mutual recognition of accreditations between such bodies.


General information

  • Current status : Withdrawn
    Publication date : 1996-04
  • Edition : 1
  • :
    ISO/CASCO
    Committee on conformity assessment
  • 03.120.20
    Product and company certification. Conformity assessment

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