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August 2019 IOAS Surveillance and Evaluation visits

It is the IOAS intention to make the following visits:

JONA: August 2-3rd Japan and 7-8th remote assessment. Scheme: ISO/IEC 17065, COR & EU, IFOAM and GlobalG.AP.

USB: August 5-6th Pakistan. Scheme: TE & GOTS.

ICEA: August 7-8th Pakistan. Scheme: GOTS & TE.

LETIS: August 9th Pakistan and August 15-16th remote assessment. Scheme: ISO/IEC 17065, COR, IFOAM, TE & GOTS.

BAC: August 15th Canada. Scheme: COR.

AGW: August 16th Canada. Scheme:COR.

OS: August 19-20th Kazakhstan. Scheme: ISO/IEC 17065 & EU.

ICS: August 19th Canada. Scheme: COR.

CCPB: August 20th Canada. Scheme: COR

OCIA: August 21st Canada. Scheme: 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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