Accreditation

ACB Publication

Accreditation Standards
No. Documents Title Free Download/ Buy
1. ISO/IEC 17021-1:2015 Conformity assessment -- Requirements for bodies providing audit and certification of management systems -- Part 1: Requirements ISO Webstore
2. ISO/IEC TS 17021-2:2012 Conformity assessment -- Requirements for bodies providing audit and certification of management systems -- Part 2: Competence requirements for auditing and certification of environmental management systems ISO Webstore
3. ISO/IEC TS 17021-3:2013 Conformity assessment -- Requirements for bodies providing audit and certification of management systems -- Part 3: Competence requirements for auditing and certification of quality management systems ISO Webstore
4. ISO/IEC 17065:2012 Conformity assessment -- Requirements for bodies certifying products, processes and services ISO Webstore
5. ISO/IEC 17024:2012 Conformity assessment -- General requirements for bodies operating certification of persons ISO Webstore
6. ISO/IEC 27006:2015 Information technology -- Security techniques -- Requirements for bodies providing audit and certification of information security management systems ISO Webstore
7. ISO/TS 22003:2013 Food safety management systems -- Requirements for bodies providing audit and certification of food safety management systems ISO Webstore
8. ISO 50003:2014 Energy management systems -- Requirements for bodies providing audit and certification of energy management systems ISO Webstore
ACB Policies
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1. ACB 1 Terms and Conditions Governing the Scheme for the Accreditation of Certification Bodies (ACB) Download
2. ACB 2 Terms and conditions governing the use of Standards Malaysia Accreditation Symbol or reference to accreditation by Standards Malaysia accredited certification bodies Download
3. ACB 3 Terms and Conditions Governing Standards Malaysia Accredited CBs on Claim of Equivalence of Accreditation and Use of IAF MLA Mark Download
4. ACB 4 Policy on scope of accreditation and management of accredited scope by certification bodies Download
5. ACB 5 Recognition by STANDARDS MALAYSIA of standards as being appropriate for accredited certification Download
6. ACB 6 Relationship between certification bodies and consultancy Download
7. ACB 7 The Conduct of Accreditation Assessments Download
ACB Programme Criteria
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1. ACB-OSH General Requirement for Bodies Operating Assessment & Certification of Occupational Safety & Health Management System Download
2. ACB-HACCP STANDARDS MALAYSIA Requirements for The Accreditation of Bodies Operating Certification of HACCP Systems Download
3. ACB-FMC Audit Duration Audit Duration (Natural Forests) for Bodies Operating Forest Management Certification Download
4. ACB-FMC Auditor Competency STANDARDS MALAYSIA Competency Requirements for Bodies Operating Forest Management Certification Download
5. ACB-FMC Peer Review The Conduct of Accreditation AssessmentsPeer review process requirements for bodies operating forest management certification Download
6. ACB-FMC Stakeholder Consultation Requirements for stakeholder consultation for forest assessment for bodies operating forest management certification Download
7. ACB-FMC Compentency Requirements (Forest Plantations) Competency Requirements for Bodies Operating Forest Management Certification (Forest Plantations) Under The Malaysian Timber Certification Scheme Download
8. ACB-FMC Audit Duration (Forest Plantations) Audit Duration for Bodies Operating Forest Management Certification (Forest Plantations) Under The Malaysian Timber Certification Scheme Download
9. ACB-FMC Peer Review (Forest Plantations) Peer Review Process Requirements for Bodies Operating Forest Management Certification (Forest Plantations) Under The Malaysian Timber Certification Scheme Download
10. ACB-FMC Stakeholder Consultation (Forest Plantations) Requirements for Stakeholder Consultation for Forest Audit for Bodies Operating Forest Management Certification (Forest Plantations) Under The Malaysian Timber Certification Sheme Download
11. ACB-Ecolabel Competency Requirements for Evaluation Personnel of Bodies Operating Ecolabelling Certification Download
12. ACB-MDQMS Supplementary Requirements for Bodies Operating Medical Device Quality Management Systems Certification Download
13. ACB-EnMS Requirements for Bodies Operating Energy Management Systems Certification (EnMS) Download
14. ACB-GMP General Requirements for Bodies Operating Assessment and Certification of GMP Systems Download
15. ACB-MSPO Requirements for the Accreditation of Certification Bodies Operating Oil Palm Management Certification under the Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO) Certification Scheme Download
IAF Documents
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1. IAF MD 1:2007 IAF Mandatory Document for the Certification of Multiple Sites Based on Sampling Download
2. IAF MD 2:2007 IAF Mandatory Document for the Transfer of Accredited Certification of Management Systems Download
3. IAF MD 3:2008 IAF Mandatory Document for Advanced Surveillance and Recertification Procedures Download
4. IAF MD 4:2008 IAF Mandatory Document for the use of Computer Assisted Auditing Techniques ("CAAT") for Accredited Certification of Management Systems Download
5. IAF MD 5:2015 IAF Mandatory Document for Determination of Audit Time of Quality and Environmental Management Systems Download
6. IAF MD 8:2015 Application of ISO/IEC 17011:2004 in the Field of Medical Device Quality Management Systems (ISO 13485) Download
7. IAF MD 9:2015 IAF Mandatory Document for the Application of ISO/IEC 17021 in the Field of Medical Device Quality Management Systems (ISO 13485) Download
8. IAF MD 10:2013 IAF Mandatory Document for the Assessment of Certification Body Management of Competence in Accordance with ISO/IEC 17021:2011  Download
9. IAF MD 11:2013 IAF Mandatory Document for the Application of ISO/IEC 17021 for Audits of Integrated Management Systems (IMS) Download
10. IAF MD 12:2013 Assessment of Certification Activities for Cross Frontier Accreditation Download
11. IAF MD 13:2014 Knowledge Requirements for Accreditation Body Personnel for Information Security Management Systems (ISO/IEC 27001) Download
12. IAF MD 15:2014 IAF Mandatory Document for the Collection of Data to Provide Indicators to Management System Certification Bodies'Performance Download
13. IAF MD 16:2015 Application of ISO/IEC 17011 for the Accreditation of Food Safety Management Systems (FSMS) Certification Bodies Download
14. IAF MD 17:2015 Witnessing Activities for the Accreditation of Management Systems Certification Bodies Download
ACB Circulars
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1. ACB Circular 1/2015 Transition to ISO/IEC 17021-1:2015 Conformity Assessment - Requirements for Bodies Providing Audit and Certification of Management Systems - Part 1: Requirements Download
2. ACB Circular 2/2015 Transition from ISO 9001:2008 to ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management Systems - Requirements Download
3. ACB Circular 3/2015 Transition from ISO 14001:2004 to ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management Systems - Requirements with Guidance for Use Download
4. ACB Circular 1/2016 Transition of ISO/IEC 27006:2015 Information Technology - Security Techniques - Requirements for Bodies Providing Audit and Certification of Information Security Management Systems Download
5. ACB Circular 2/2016 Resetting of Accreditation Stage and Expiry Date for Integrated/Combined Assessments of Standards Malaysia's Accredited Certification Bodies Download
6. ACB Circular 3/2016 Transition from ISO 13485:2003 to ISO 13485:2016 Medical Devices - Quality Management Systems - Requirements for Regulatory Purposes Download
7. ACB Circular 4/2016 Resetting of Accreditation Stage and Expiry Date for Integrated/Combined Assessments of Standards Malaysia's Accredited Certification Bodies Download
8. ACB Circular 5/2016 Notification of Changes to Standards Malaysia Accreditation Process Download
9. ACB Circular 6/2016 Monthly Certification Status Report by Standards Malaysia Accredited Certification Bodies Download
10. ACB Circular 7/2016 Issuance of Non-accredited Certification Where the Management System Certification Body is Accredited for the Same Scope Download
11. ACB Circular 1/2017 Scopes of Accreditation & Witnessing Activities for the Accreditation of Certification Bodies Download
12. ACB Circular 2/2017 Issuance of Non-accredited Certification Where the Management System Certification Body is Accredited for the Same Scope Download
13. ACB Circular 3/2017 Transition of the ISO/IEC 17021-2:2016 Conformity Assessment - Requirements for Bodies Providing Audit and Certification of Management Systems - Part 2: Competence Requirements for Auditing and Certification of Environmental Management Systems Download
14. ACB Circular 4/2017 ACB-Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO): Exclusion to Clause 5.4 Download
15. ACB Circular 5/2017 Transition of ACB - Good Manufacturing Practicies for Food (ACB-GMP) and Standards Malaysia Requirements for the Accreditation of Bodies Operating Certification of HACCP Systems to MS 1480 (ACB-HACCP) Download
ACB Information
No. Documents Title Free Download/ Buy
1. CAB 1 Confidentiality Download
2. CAB 2 Complaints Download
3. CAB 3 Appeals Download
4. CAB 4 Suspension and withdrawal of accreditation Download
5. JSM/ACB/Leaflet1 Background of ACB Download
6. JSM/ACB/Leaflet2 STANDARDS MALAYSIA Accreditation Charges Download
7. JSM/ACB/Leaflet3 STANDARDS MALAYSIA Accreditation Procedures Download
8. JSM/ACB/Leaflet4 Guidelines for The Determination of Assessment Mandays Download
9. FM 412 CKL NACE Sector Code : STANDARDS MALAYSIA Scopes of Accreditation Download

Last Updated: 23 January 2017