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August 2017 IOAS Surveillance and Evaluation visits

It is the IOAS intention to make the following visits:

Overseas Merchandise Inspection Co., Ltd. (OMIC) – August 2-3rd Japan. Scheme: EU & ISO/ IEC 17065.

Konkuk University-Industrial Cooperation Foundation (Konkuk) – Aug 3-7th   China. Scheme: IFOAM.

Australian Certified Organic Ltd. (ACO) – Aug 7-8th  Australia. Scheme: ISO/IEC 17065, EU-equivalence & IFOAM.

NASAA Certified Organic Pty. Ltd. (NCO) – Aug 14-17th  Australia. Scheme: : ISO/IEC 17065, EU-equivalence & IFOAM.

PT BIOCert Indonesia – Aug 9-11th Indonesia. Scheme: ISO/IEC 17065, EU-equivalence & COR.

Bio-Dynamic Research Institute (BDRI) – Aug 10th  & Aug 21-22nd Australia. Scheme: ISO/IEC 17065.

Aus-Qual – Aug 11th & 23 -24th Australia. Scheme: ISO/IEC 17065.

CCPB SRL – Aug 25-26th Canada. Scheme: COR.

International Certification Services, Inc. (ICS) – Aug 28-30th Canada. Scheme: ISO/IEC 17065 & COR.


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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