Save

NZS ISO/IEC 17025:2005 General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories

Abbreviation
NZS ISO/IEC 17025:2005
Valid from
30/10/2005

Information provider
Standards New Zealand
Author
Standards New Zealand, International Organisation for Standardization, International Electrotechnical Commission
Information type
New Zealand Standard
Format
PDF


Description

This Standard specifies the general requirements for the competence to carry out tests and/or calibrations including sampling. Applicable for use by all laboratories in developing their management system for quality, administrative and technical operations. Identical to and reproduced from ISO/IEC 17025:2005.

Scope

ISO/IEC 17025:2005 specifies the general requirements for the competence to carry out tests and/or calibrations, including sampling. It covers testing and calibration performed using standard methods, non-standard methods, and laboratory-developed methods.

It is applicable to all organizations performing tests and/or calibrations. These include, for example, first-, second- and third-party laboratories, and laboratories where testing and/or calibration forms part of inspection and product certification.

ISO/IEC 17025:2005 is applicable to all laboratories regardless of the number of personnel or the extent of the scope of testing and/or calibration activities. When a laboratory does not undertake one or more of the activities covered by ISO/IEC 17025:2005, such as sampling and the design/development of new methods, the requirements of those clauses do not apply.

ISO/IEC 17025:2005 is for use by laboratories in developing their management system for quality, administrative and technical operations. Laboratory customers, regulatory authorities and accreditation bodies may also use it in confirming or recognizing the competence of laboratories.

ISO/IEC 17025:2005 is not intended to be used as the basis for certification of laboratories.

Compliance with regulatory and safety requirements on the operation of laboratories is not covered by ISO/IEC 17025:2005.

For assistance with locating previous versions, please contact the information provider.
View on Information Provider website
For assistance with locating previous versions, please contact the information provider.
This resource is cited by:

NZS ISO/IEC 17025:2005 General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories

This document is CITED BY:

NZS ISO/IEC 17025:2005 General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories

Description

This Standard specifies the general requirements for the competence to carry out tests and/or calibrations including sampling. Applicable for use by all laboratories in developing their management system for quality, administrative and technical operations. Identical to and reproduced from ISO/IEC 17025:2005.

View on Information Provider website
NZS ISO/IEC 17025:2005 General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories
Description

This Standard specifies the general requirements for the competence to carry out tests and/or calibrations including sampling. Applicable for use by all laboratories in developing their management system for quality, administrative and technical operations. Identical to and reproduced from ISO/IEC 17025:2005.

View on Information Provider website
This resource does not cite any other resources.

NZS ISO/IEC 17025:2005 General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories

This resource does not CITE any other resources.
Save
Feedback