JAS-ANZ is the government-appointed accreditation body for Australia and New Zealand responsible for providing accreditation of conformity assessment bodies (CABs) in the fields of certification and inspection. Accreditation by JAS-ANZ demonstrates the competence and independence of these CABs.
JAS-ANZ accredits Conformity Assessment Bodies who certify or inspect Organisations for programs such as ISO 9001 & ISO 14001.
JAS-ANZ accredits 100 CABs who in turn certify some 70,000 organisations. Including accreditations and technical assistance projects JAS-ANZ provides services in over 20 countries.
JAS-ANZ is a signatory to a number of bilateral, regional and international agreements. These agreements provide international recognition and acceptance of JAS-ANZ accredited certificates and inspection reports.Source: http://www.jas-anz.com.au
GPA and JAS-ANZ
GPA ACCREDITATION plus is the only accreditation provider itself accredited by the Joint Accreditation System of Australia and New Zealand (JAS-ANZ), meeting guidelines specifically developed for general practice accreditation organisations, as directed by the Department of Health & Ageing.
Third party accreditation gives you confidence in the integrity of GPA and ensures our team is sensitive to the process of accreditation.
Please note that the GPA ACCREDITATION plus program for medical deputising services is not accredited by JAS-ANZ.