EA Report - Functioning of Accreditation in Europe

07 November 2019

More than 10 years ago, the European Commission published Regulation (EC) No 765/2008. The aim was to ensure that products benefiting from the free movement of goods within the Community fulfil requirements providing a high level of protection of public interest while ensuring that the free movement of products is not restricted to any extent greater than what is allowed under Community harmonisation legislation or any other relevant Community rules. This report provides an update on the functioning of accreditation in Europe.