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November 2019 IOAS Surveillance and Assessment visits.

It is the IOAS intention to make the following surveillance and assessment visits:

OneCert International Pvt. Ltd, November 1-5th to take place remotely and November 19-21st to take place in Vietnam. Schemes: EU, GOTS, TE & ISO/IEC 17065.

Naturland e.V., November 5th to take place in Hungary and November 25-29th to take place in Germany. Scheme: ISO/IEC 17065.

CCPB Srl, November 7th to take place in Turkey. Schemes: GOTS & TE.

Conservación y Desarrollo Certified S.A. (CYD), November 12-13th to take place in Ecuador. Scheme: ISO/IEC 17065.

Istituto per la Certificazione Etica e Ambientale (ICEA), November 13-15th (to be confirmed) to take place in Mexico. Schemes: EU, COR & ISO/IEC 17065.

Organic Crop Improvement Association International (OCIA), November 14th to take place in Peru. Scheme: EU.

SGS Institute Fresenius Austria (SGS), November 5th to take place remotely and November 26 & 27th to take place remotely. Scheme: NATRUE.

NEPCon OÜ, November 14-15th to take place in Vietnam. Scheme: ISO/IEC 17065.

Southern Cross Certified Australia Pty. Ltd. (SXC), November 18-25th (to be confirmed) to take place in Australia. Schemes: EU & ISO/IEC 17065.

COAP, November 30- December 3rd to take place in Palestine. Schemes: EU & ISO/IEC 17065.

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

If you would like to comment on the performance of these CBs on issues relevant to their assessment, 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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