certification body definition

certification body means a body, including product or quality systems certification bodies, that may be designated by one Party in accordance with this Part to conduct certification on compliance with the other Party's standards and/or specifications to meet relevant mandatory requirements;
certification body means an independent, accredited or recognised conformity assessment body that has concluded an agreement with a certification scheme to carry out certification audits and issue certificates;
certification body has the meaning given in the Guidelines.

Examples of certification body in a sentence

  • Vista Laboratories reserves the right to withdraw or cancel any certifications issued by Vista Certification Body due to mistakes, client request, or authority request.

  • When the certification scheme introduces new or revised requirements that affect the client, the Vista Certification Body ensures these changes are communicated to all clients.

  • Vista Certification Body verifies the implementation of the changes by its clients and take actions required by the scheme.


More Definitions of certification body

certification body means a body, including product or quality systems certification bodies, that may be designated by one Party in accordance with this Part to conduct certification on compliance with the other Party's standards and/or specifications to meet relevant mandatory requirements; d) "conformity assessment" means any activity concerned with determining directly or indirectly that standards and/or specifications to meet relevant mandatory requirements are fulfilled; e) "conformity assessment body" means a body that conducts conformity assessment activities and includes test facilities and certification bodies; f) "designating authority" means a body as specified under this Part, established in the territory of a Party with the necessary authority to designate, monitor, suspend or withdraw designation of conformity assessment bodies within its jurisdiction, unless the Parties agree otherwise to designate conformity assessment bodies within a non-Party; g) "designation" means the authorisation by a designating authority of a conformity assessment body to undertake specified conformity assessment activities; h) "designate" has an equivalent meaning to "designation"; i) "mandatory requirements" means the legislative, regulatory and administrative requirements of either Party that are the subject of this Part; j) "regulatory authority" means an entity that exercises a legal right to control the import, use or supply of products within a Party's territory and may take enforcement action to ensure that products marketed within its territory comply with that Party's mandatory requirements including assessments of manufacturers of products; k) "Product Chapter" is a chapter of Annex 4 to this Agreement, which specifies the implementation arrangements in respect of a specific product sector; l) "specifications" means detailed descriptions of requirements other than specified standards; m) "stipulated requirements" means the criteria set out in a Product Chapter for the designation of conformity assessment bodies; n) "supply" includes all forms of supply, whether or not for a consideration, and includes but is not limited to: (i) any transfer of the whole property in any product; (ii) any transfer of possession of any product, whether or not under an agreement for sale; (iii) any transfer by way of a gift of a product made in the course or furtherance of any business; (iv) any transfer by way of a gift to an actual or potential customer of any business of an industrial or comm...
certification body means an entity or a body designated or authorized to issue a Certificate of Origin by the competent authority of a Party, in accordance with its laws and regulations; (b) The term "competent authority" means the authority that, in accordance with the laws and regulations of each Party, is responsible for the issuance of a Certificate of Origin or for the designation of certification bodies, for the authorization of approved exporters referred to in Article 58 and for the verification of information related to Proofs of Origin referred to in Article 66:
certification body means any recognized organization the primary responsibility of which is the assessment of objective evidence regarding the compliance of medical products or medical devices, and their associated safety, effectiveness, manufacture, and quality systems or governance to applicable regulations and recognized standards.
certification body means a body certifying the conformity of the interoperability system constituents of the electronic toll collection system, which is responsible for the duties specified under subheading 12;
certification body. ’ means an organisation that certifies other organisations in respect of the compliance of their management systems, schemes or products with 25 recognised specifications or standards;
certification body means a body that is recognised or appointed in a foreign country, that assesses the manufacturer or the importer, and the conformity of cement in accordance with the standards provided for in these regulations;
certification body means a body, responsible for the certification of entities in charge of maintenance or for certification of the entity or organisation that fulfil maintenance functions referred to in points (b), (c) or (d) of Article 14(3) of Directive (EU) 2016/798, or parts of those functions;