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April 2017 IOAS Surveillance and Evaluation visits

It is the IOAS intention to make the following visits:


Control Union Gozetim Ve Belgelendirme Ltd. Sti.  (CUGB) April 3-7th, Turkey. Scheme: GOTS, ISO17065 & TE.


Australian Certified Organic Ltd. (ACO) April 3rd, 6th-7th Australia. Scheme: IFOAM, COSMOS, EU & ISO17065.


The Organic Food Chain (OFC) April 4th – 7th, Australia. Scheme: ISO17065.


Organska kontrola Sarajevo (OKS) April 18th – 21st, Bosnia. Scheme: ISO17065 & EU.


Bio.Inspecta AG April 24th  –27th, Switzerland. Scheme: Natrue.


The IOAS publicise these assessment and surveillance site visits to increase accreditation transparency.

If you would like to comment on the performance of these CBs on issues relevant to their application, please contact the IOAS at


Organic Agriculture

IFOAM, Canada, EU


GOTS, Textile Exchange

Organic & Natural Cosmetics


ISO/IEC 17065 Accreditation


ISO/IEC 17065 Accreditation

Accredited Bodies

Certification Body Database

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