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Published on 19/12/16

Accreditation according to the standard ISO 14065 and Regulation (EU) 2015/757 in the maritime shipping sector for assessing monitoring plans and verifying emissions reports

The monitoring plans and emissions reports have to be checked by a verifier accredited by a European accreditation body.

Accreditation requirements are specified in the CERT CEPE REF 24 document (in French). Applications, with completed CERT CEPE FORM 01 (in French), can be forwarded to Cécile Cosson.

Published on 14/10/16

IAF regulation n° 2015-14

On November 6th, 2015, IAF published the following resolution: 
« IAF Resolution 2015–14 – (Agenda Item 10) Non-Accredited Certification Where the MS CB is Accredited for the Same Scope - The General Assembly, acting on the recommendation of the Technical Committee, resolved that IAF Accreditation Body members shall have legally enforceable arrangements with their accredited CABs that prevents the CAB from issuing non-accredited management systems certificates in scopes for which they are accredited.
The General Assembly further agreed that the transition period will be one year from the date of endorsement. »

This resolution will enter into force on November 6th, 2016.

A regulation was sent to all accredited bodies and applicants, and is available on our website (in French).