Extending the transition period for the standard of ISO / IEC 17025: 2005 to ISO / IEC 17025: 2017:

01 Oct 2020

In coordination between the International Organization for Laboratory Accreditation (ILAC) and the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), the transitional period from the ISO / IEC 17025: 2005 to the ISO / IEC 17025: 2017 General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories has been extended from November 2020 to 01 June 2021. Due to the conditions and restrictions imposed as a result of the global Corona virus disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak.

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https://isotc.iso.org/livelink/livelink/fetch/-8853493/8853511/8853520/15760064/Joint_ILAC-ISO_Communiqué_-_ISO_IEC_17025_transition.pdf?nodeid=19392772&vernum=-2