The development of rules for the adoption of the new version of GOST R ISO / IEC 17021-1-2017 by the applicants and the accredited bodies

February 16, 2018

RusAccreditation specialists participated in the discussion of issues considering the adoption of the new version of GOST R ISO / IEC 17021-1-2017, which comes into force on April 1st, 2018 instead of GOST R ISO / IEC 17021-2012, within the framework of the meeting with experts on the accreditation of the bodies for the certification of management systems held by the National Accreditation Institute of RusAccreditation.

Based on the results of views exchange and proposals consideration, the participants adopt a common  position on the rules for the adoption by the applicants and accredited bodies of the new version of GOST R ISO / IEC 17021-1-2017, which will be used to develop the Service recommendations for the adoption of the new version of the standard.

The participants’ opinion is set out in the Minutes of the meeting of February 5th, 2018, published on the website of the National Accreditation Institute.