"As a national accreditation body, we provide credible accreditation services to laboratories, inspection & certification bodies for greater market access and global recognition for technical competence and quality assurance."
We endeavor to provide world-call accreditation services. Most recently, there has been an amendment to the Standards of Malaysia Act 1996 (Act 549), which will allow us to extend our services overseas as well as have enforcement authority. The good news is also that we will be introducing Malaysia to the world with our very own Malaysian-accredited Logo. with many schemes and compliance programs and recognition from credible national regulatory bodies such as the Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs (KPDNHEP), Suruhanjaya Perkhidmatan Air Negara (SPAN), Energy Commission, Jabatan Pengangkutan Jalan Malaysia (JPJ), Malaysia Palm Oil Board (MPOB), Malaysia Rubber Board (MRB), Malaysian Timber Certification Council (MTCC).
The Standards Malaysia accreditation system is in accordance with the international standard, ISO/IEC 17011 to ensure that the accreditation services provided are impartial, non-discriminatory, and credible. The Standards Malaysia accreditation system is ensured fair and impartial through 3 operational levels i.e.; a) strategy and policy, b) decision and c) assessments.
STANDARDS MALAYSIA ACCREDITATION SCHEMES
Malaysia, through Standards Malaysia, has been accepted as a signatory to various regional and international arrangements. At the regional level Standards Malaysia is a signatory to the Asia Pacific Accreditation Cooperation Mutual Recognition Arrangement (APAC MRA). As for at the international level, Standards Malaysia is a signatory to the International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation Mutual Recognition Arrangement (ILAC MRA), International Accreditation Forum Multilateral Recognition Arrangement (IAF MLA), and Full Adherent to OECD Mutual Acceptance Data (MAD) in the Assessment of Chemicals.
Regional and International Recognitions Malaysia
Quality Management System 5 Nov 1998 ISO/IEC 17025 Calibration 13 Nov 2002 ISO/IEC 17025 Testing 14 Nov 2002 Environmental Management Systems 31 Dec 2005 ISO 15189 Medical 18 April 2007 Product except GlobalGAP 16 Jun 2009 ISO/IEC 17020 Inspection 17 Jun 2015 Information Security Management System 21 Jun 2017 Food Safety Management System 21 Jun 2017 Occupational Health & Safety Management System 21 Feb 2019 Medical Device Management System 25 Mar 2019 Person Certification ISO/IEC 17024 21 August 2021 Proficiency Testing Providers ISO/IEC 17043 21 August 2021
Quality Management System 29 Sep 1999 Environmental Management System 9 Feb 2006 Product except GlobalGAP 9 Jul 2009 Information Security Management Systems 13 Jul 2017 Food Safety Management System 13 Jul 2017 Medical Device MS 21 Jun 2019 Occupational Health & Safety Management System 20 May 2020 Certification of Persons ISO/IEC 17024 12 Oct 2021
Testing ISO/IEC 17025 16 January 2003 Testing ISO 15189 16 January 2003 Calibration ISO/IEC 17025 19 November 2003 Inspection ISO/IEC 17025 2 July 2015 Proficiency Testing Providers ISO/IEC 17043 20 September 2021