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ISO/IEC 17065:2012
Conformity assessment -- Requirements for bodies certifying products, processes and services
The standard we speak of is ISO/IEC 17065, “Requirements for bodies certifying products, processes and services,” and its most recent revision was published in September 2013. Its predecessor, ISO/IEC Guide 65, had been in existence since the mid-1990s and was referenced and used by industries and regulators around the world. Many of these industries and governments are shifting towards requiring third-party accreditation of the CBs which certify the products, processes, or services entering or being used in the country or region where the regulators have oversight