Accreditation

SAMM Publication

 

Published documents are available at nominal fee. A listing of the following is available from Standards Malaysia.

 

Accreditation Standard
No Name Document Title Remarks Free Download/ Price (RM)
1. MS ISO/IEC 17025: 2005 GENERAL REQUIREMENTS FOR THE COMPETENCE OF CALIBRATION AND TESTING LABORATORIES - 40.00
2. MS ISO 15189:2014 REQUIREMENTS FOR QUALITY AND COMPETENCE Applicable to Medical Testing Laboratory only 60.00
SAMM Policies (SP)
No Name Document Title Remarks Free Download/ Price (RM)
1. SP 1 Terms and Condition Governing the Laboratory Accreditation Scheme of Malaysia. 
Issue 4, 8 April 2014
- Free Download
2. SP 2 Policy on Traceability of Measurement Results.
Issue 4, 21 July 2014 (Amd. 1, 18 August 2016)
- Free Download
3. SP 3 Policy on the Use of SAMM Accreditation Symbol and Combined ILAC MRA Mark or Reference to SAMM Accreditation. 
Issue 5, 21 July 2014 (Amd. 1, 4 August 2015)
- Free Download
4. SP 4 Policy for Participation in Proficiency Testing Activities. 
Issue 3, 1 October 2013
- Free Download
5. SP 5 Policy on Measurement Uncertainty Requirements for SAMM Testing Laboratories. 
Issue 2, 28 February 2007 (Amd. 1, 11 August 2014)
Applicable to SAMM Testing laboratory only Free Download
6. SP 6 Requirements for Approved Signatory. 
Issue 4, 30 August 2008 (Amd. 1, 11 August 2014)
- Free Download
7. SP 7 Specific Requirements on the Issue of SAMM Endorsed Calibration Certificates. 
Issue 2, 28 February 2007 (Amd. 1, 21 September 2010)
Applicable to SAMM Calibration laboratories only Free Download
8. SP 8 Requirements and Procedures for the Accreditation of Site Calibration and Testing Laboratories. 
Issue 2, 28 February 2007 (Amd. 1, 11 August 2014)
Applicable to SAMM laboratory carring out site Testing / Calibration Free Download
9. SP 9 Specific Requirements for Measurement and Calibration System. 
Issue 2, 28 February 2007
WITHDRAWN
Applicable to SAMM Calibration laboratories only -
10. SP 10 Grading of Non-Conformities. 
Issue 2, 28 February 2007 (Amd. 2, 13 January 2017)
Information document for SAMM Laboratory Free Download
Specific Criteria (SC)
No Name Document Title Remark Price (RM)
1. SC 1.1 Specific Criteria for Accreditation of Forensic Science Testing Laboratories. 
Issue 2, 31 January 2007
Applicable to Forensic Science Testing Laboratory Only Free Download
2. SC 1.2 Specific Criteria for Accreditation in the Field of Chemical Testing Testing. 
Issue 1, 4 May 2009
Applicable to Chemical Testing Laboratory Only Free Download
3. SC 1.3 Specific Criteria for Accreditation in the Field of Microbiological Testing. 
Issue 1, 28 June 2011
Applicable to Microbiological Testing Laboratory Only Free Download
4. SC 1.4
Specific Criteria for Accreditation in the Field ofelectrical Testing. 
Issue 1, 17 July 2010
Applicable to Electrical Testing Laboratory Only Free Download
5. SC 1.5
Specific Criteria for Accreditation in the Field ofMechanical Testing and Non-Destructive Testing (NDT). 
Issue 1, 28 December 2010
Applicable to Mechanical Testing/NDT Laboratory Only Free Download
6. SC 1.6 
Specific Criteria for Accreditation in the Field of Veterinary Testing. 
Issue 1, 8 December 2015
Applicable to Veterinary Testing Laboratory only Free Download
7. SC 2.0
Specific Criteria for Accreditation in the field of Medical Testing Laboratories. 
Issue 5, 26 April 2017
Applicable to Medical Testing Laboratory only Free Download
Specific Technical Requirement (STR)
No Name Document Title Remark Price (RM)
1. STR 1.1 Specific Requirement for Bioefficacy Evaluation of Household Pesticide. 
Issue 2, 31 January 2007
Applicable to Household Pesticides Testing Laboratory only Free Download
2. STR1.2 Specific Technical Requirements for Accreditation of Toxicity Testing Laboratories.
Issue 3, 3 January 2012
Applicable to Toxicity Testing Laboratory only Free Download
3. STR1.3 Specific Technical Requirements for Accreditation of Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) Testing Laboratories. 
Issue 2, 31 January 2007
Applicable to Electromagnetic Caompatibility (EMC) Testing Laboratory only Free Download
4. STR1.4

Specific Technical Requirements for Accreditation of Veterinary Testing Laboratories.
Issue 2, 31 January 2007

WITHDRAWN

Applicable to Veterinary Testing Laboratory only - 
5. STR1.5 Specific Technical Requirements for Accreditation of Genetically Modified Organism (GMO) Testing Laboratories. 
Issue 2, 31 January 2007
Applicable to Genetically Modified Organism (GMO) Testing Laboratory only Free Download
6. STR1.6 Specific Technical Requirements for Accreditation of Nucleic Acid Testing Laboratories.
Issue 2, 31 January 2007
Applicable to Nucleic Acid Testing Laboratory only Free Download
7. STR1.7 Specific Technical Requirements for Accreditation of DNA Profiling for Forensic Science Testing Laboratories. 
Issue 1, 19 December 2006
Applicable to Forensic Science Testing Laboratory only Free Download
8. STR1.8 Specific Technical Requirements for Accreditation of Accelerants in Fire Debris for Forensic Science Testing Laboratories. 
Issue 1, 19 December 2006
Applicable to Forensic Science Testing Laboratory only Free Download
9. STR1.9 Specific Technical Requirements for Accreditation of Document Examination for Forensic Science Testing Laboratories. 
Issue 1, 30 August 2008
Applicable to Forensic Science Testing Laboratory only Free Download
10. STR 1.10 Specific Technical Requirements for Accreditation of Information Technology Security Evaluation and Testing: Common Criteria. 
Issue 1, 2 January 2009
Applicable to Information Technology (IT) Security Evaluation and Testing Laboratory only Free Download
11. STR1.11 Specific Technical Requirements for Accreditation of Dangerous Drugs and Other Controlled Substances for Forensic Science Testing Laboratories. 
Issue 1, 4 May 2009
Applicable to Forensic Science Testing Laboratory only Free Download
12. STR1.12 Specific Technical Requirements for Accreditation of Trace Evidence Analysis for Forensic Science Testing Laboratories. 
Issue 1, 28 December 2010
Applicable to Forensic Science Testing Laboratory only Free Download
13. STR1.13 Specific Technical Requirements for Accreditation of Software Testing Laboratories. 
Issue 1, 10 September 2012
Applicable to Software Testing Laboratory only Free Download
14. STR1.14 Specific Technical Requirements for Accreditation Of Industrial Hygiene Testing Laboratories. 
Issue 1, 8 September 2016
Applicable to Industrial Hygiene Testing Laboratory only Free Download
15. STR2.1 Specific Technical Requirements for Accreditation of Anatomical Pathology (Cytopathology) for Medical Testing Laboratories.
Issue 5, 26 April 2017
Applicable to Medical Testing Laboratory only

Free Download

 

16. STR2.2

Specific Technical Requirements for Accreditation of Anatomical Pathology (Histophatology) for Medical Testing Laboratories. 
Issue 5, 26 April 2017

Applicable to Medical Testing Laboratory only

Free Download

17. STR2.3 Specific Technical Requirements for Accreditation of Chemical Pathology for Medical Testing Laboratories.
Issue 5, 26 April 2017
Applicable to Medical Testing Laboratory only

Free Download

 

18. STR2.4 Specific Technical Requirements for Accreditation of haematology for Medical Testing Laboratories
Issue 4, 20 December 2012
Applicable to Medical Testing Laboratory only

Free Download

 

19. STR2.5

Specific Technical Requirements for Accreditation of medical microbiology for Medical Testing Laboratories. 
Issue 5, 26 April 2017

 

Applicable to Medical Testing Laboratory only

Free Download

20. STR2.6 Specific Technical Requirements for Accreditation of medical microbiology (Virology) for Medical Testing Laboratories. 
WITHDRAWN
Applicable to Medical Testing Laboratory only -
21. STR2.7 Specific Technical Requirements for Accreditation of Assisted reproductive technology (ART) Medical Testing Laboratories. 
Issue 1, 30 August 2008
Applicable to Medical Testing Laboratory only Free Download
22. STR2.8 Specific Technical Requirements for Accreditation of Cythogenetic for Medical Testing Laboratories
Issue 3, 26 April 2017
Applicable to Medical Testing Laboratory only

Free Download

 

SAMM Circular
No Name Document Title Remarks Price (RM)
1. SAMM Circular 2/2017 Policy on Skim Akreditasi Makmal Malaysia (SAMM) Certificate and Scope of Accreditation
Issue Date : 15 June 2017
- Free Download
2. SAMM Circular 1/2017 Policy on the implementation of Specific Technical Requirements for Accreditation of Industrial Hygiene Testing Laboratories (STR 1.14)
Issue Date: 25 May 2017
Applicable to Testing Laboratory only Free Download
3. SAMM Circular 3/2016

Policy on Skim Akreditasi Makmal Malaysia (SAMM) EMC Testing under APEC-TEL MRA/US FCC
Issue Date: 22 November 2016

- Free Download
4. SAMM Circular 2/2016

Policy on Skim Akreditasi Makmal Malaysia(SAMM) Scope of Accreditation
Issue Date: 1 June 2016

- Free Download
5. SAMM Circular 1/2016 Policy on HIV Screening Test for Medical Testing Laboratories
Issue Date: 1 April 2016
Applicable to Medical Testing Laboratory only Free Download
6. SAMM Circular 2/2015 Policy on Accreditation of Haematology Testing Laboratories
Issue Date: 26 February 2015
Applicable to Medical Testing Laboratory only Free Download
7. SAMM Circular 1/2015 Implementation of Specific Criteria 1.3 (SC 1.3)
Issue 2, 24 March 2015
Applicable to Microbiological Testing Laboratory only Free Download
8. SAMM Circular 1/2014 Technical Requirements for Calibration Laboratories
Issue Date: 23 July 2014
Applicable to Calibration Laboratory only Free Download
9. SAMM Circular No. 1/2013 :  ISO 15189:2012 Migration -

Free Download

Guidance Document
1. APLAC TC 004 Method of stating test and calibration results and compliance with specification 
Issue 4, September 2010
Information document for SAMM Laboratory Free Download
2. APLAC TC 005 Interpretation and guidance on the estimation of uncertainty of measurement in testing 
Issue 4, September 2010
Information document for SAMM Laboratory

Free Download

3. APLAC TC 002 Internal audits for laboratories and inspection bodies 
Issue 4, September 2010
Information document for SAMM Laboratory

Free Download

4. APLAC TC 003 Management review for laboratories and inspection bodies 
Issue 4, September 2010
Information document for SAMM Laboratory

Free Download

5. ILAC-G24:2007 Guideline for Determination of Calibration Intervals of Measuring Instruments. Information document for SAMM Laboratory Free Download
SAMM Information
1. SI 1 An Introduction of SAMM to Testing and Calibration Laboratories. 
Issue 3, 16 December 2013
Information document for SAMM Laboratory Free Download
2. SI 2  Information on Local Proficiency Testing (PT) Provider
Issue 1, 17 December 2012
Information document for SAMM Laboratory

Free Download

3. CAB 1 Confidentiality. 
Issue 3, 22 February 2016
Information document for SAMM Laboratory Free Download
4. CAB 2  Complaints. 
Issue 3, 22 February 2016
Information document for SAMM Laboratory

Free Download

5. CAB 3 Appeals. 
Issue 3, 22 February 2016
Information document for SAMM Laboratory Free Download
6. CAB 4  Suspension and withdrawal of accreditation. 
Issue 3, 22 February 2016, Amd 2, 18 July 2016
Information document for SAMM Laboratory

Free Download

7. Leaflet 2 Accreditation-The difference between accreditation and certification Information document for SAMM Laboratory Free Download
8.  

Langkah-Langkah Strategik Dan Perbelanjaan Berhemah Dalam Melaksanakan Aktiviti Akreditasi Standards Malaysia

Information document for SAMM Laboratory Free Download

 

Note: All publications on sale as listed above can be purchased at: 

Standards Malaysia
Century Square, Level 1 & 2, 
Block 2300, Jalan Usahawan
63000 CYBERJAYA

Tel: 603- 8319 1401/1410
Fax: 603-8318 9339 
E-mail: akreditasi@jsm.gov.my