SADCA achieves Recognition to the ILAC MRA

As a result of the recent ILAC Arrangement Council ballot, The Southern African Development Community Cooperation in Accreditation (SADCA) has been granted recognition as regional cooperation body of ILAC. The endorsed AMC recommendation is shown below:

The ILAC AMC recommends that recognition of the SADCA MRA to the ILAC MRA be granted: 

  • for the accreditation of calibration and testing laboratories using ISO/IEC 17025. 

It is recommended that the first re-evaluation of SADCA is scheduled to begin no later than August 2025.

Information on the recognised regions now including SADCA to the ILAC MRA is available from

We extend our congratulations to SADCA and look forward to continuing to work with our colleagues from SADCA.