As a result of the recent ILAC Arrangement Council ballot, the continuation of the recognition for the European co-operation for Accreditation (EA) as a recognised regional cooperation body of ILAC has been confirmed. The endorsed AMC recommendation is shown below:
The ILAC AMC recommends that the scope of recognition of the EA MLA to the ILAC MRA be:
It is recommended that the next re-evaluation of EA is scheduled to begin no later than July 2026.
Information on the recognised regions including EA to the ILAC MRA is available from https://ilac.org/ilac-mra-and-signatories/recognised-regional-cooperation-bodies/
We look forward to continuing to work with our colleagues from EA.