Условие 5 (для европейского признания). . – MLA (multilateral mutual recognition agreement), . This means that accreditation by one of the EA-MLA members is as trusted as the accreditation provided by each signatory to the IAF agreement or the ILAC ACCORD. In order to confirm the equivalence of accreditation activities or the validity of reports and certificates issued by accredited organizations, EA members may use the EA-GW Statement of Acceptance and Recognition of Activities and make a “declaration of equivalence” in response to requests from regulators or other users. The EA Multilateral Agreement is an agreement signed among EA members, in which signatories recognize and accept the equivalence of accreditation systems managed by signatory members and the reliability of compliance assessment results accredited by signatory members. It makes the goal “Once accredited, accepted everywhere” effective. The members of the regional accreditation group are made up of associations of accreditation bodies and, possibly, other organizations that cooperate within a identified geographic region to conclude and maintain a multilateral recognition agreement on the basis of a peer review system, and represent the interests of accredited organizations, industry, users and other similar organizations that conduct, use, accept, accept or support the results of compliance assessment by IAF accredited agencies. Mutual recognition is based on peer reviews between signatories to ensure that each other`s staff certifications are equivalent and that each certified professional can perform the required tasks. International Recognition Notes for IAF ML Accreditation 4:2016 Guidelines and Procedures for a GG at the level of single accreditation bodies and at the regional accreditation group level (number 8, issued on 11 May 2016); Request of 11 May 2016) (see also IAF GA resolution 2016-24 (www.iaf.nu/upFiles/NewDelhiGAResolutionsFinal.pdf), which replaces Note 2 of point 3.1.5 of this document. This document sets out the policies and procedures that the IAF will apply to maintain and expand a GG between AB members and members of the regional accreditation group who manage a GG. It also makes available the IAF-GWG text for signature by individual accreditation bodies and recognized regional accreditation groups when they join the GGV. The path to signing the IAF or ILAC (IAF/ILAC B1:09/2018) The acceptance of EA-GW in the market and, therefore, the results of compliance assessment by the signatories of the CBS accredited by the ea-GW signatories is very important for the single market in Europe, when it comes to facilitating cross-border trade and demonstrating compliance with EU legislation on products and services that contribute to the protection of health, safety and the environment.
Regulation (EC) 765/2008 requires EU Member States to accept the results of compliance assessment bodies accredited by one of the ACCORD signatories.