To timely plan and conduct due assessments for the CABs to determine its competence
To ensure confidentiality of CAB’s information and their documents unless required by the law/regulation to disclose it in a way required.
GAC will make publicly available information about the current status of the accreditations that it has granted to the CABs, this information is updated regularly and in line with ISO/IEC 17011 requirements.
To ensure impartiality of its services
To inform its accredited CABs about any changes in the accreditation requirements and timelines as applicable, to ensure the implementation of changes it could be covered through next due assessment or by asking CABs to provide some immediate evidences of implementation.
To provide information about suitable ways to obtain tractability of measurement results in relation to the scope for which accreditation is provided. This is detailed in the Technical Note TN 2.0.