General rules for accreditation of conformity assessment bodies
Additional Information to this document
The published Rule 71 SD 0 001 is under revision.
Parts of the rule are not up-to-date and do not reflect the complete set of applicable requirements.
The background is the revision of the standard DIN EN ISO/IEC 17011, which specifies requirements for accreditation bodies. The transition period determined for this standard expires on 30.11.2020.
The revision of the rule is carried out in the context of the new conception of the DAkkS rules and regulations.
The standard DIN EN ISO/IEC 17011 as well as international rules of EA, ILAC and IAF apply with priority to Rule 71 SD 0 001.