International Accreditation Japan (IAJapan)




IAJapan (International Accreditation Japan) is a governmental accreditation body that was established following a comprehensive review of accreditation programs for testing and calibration laboratories operated at NITE, with the recognition of a duty as the governmental accreditation body to respond to requests from industries, academies, and the government administrations.

Accreditation programs currently operated in IAJapan consist of JCSS (Japan Calibration Service System), JNLA (Japan National Laboratory Accreditation System), ASNITE (Accreditation System of NITE) and MLAP (Specified Measurement Laboratory Accreditation Program).

IAJapan aims at “One-Stop-Testing” through joining and maintaining of Mutual Recognition Arrangement (MRA) of ILAC* /APLAC for mutual acceptance of test/calibration results or characteristic values of Reference Materials, ultimately contribution to free trade around the world.

* The ILAC-MRA mark has been registered. [International registration number: 840857]

  1. 1. Accreditation body being a signatory to ILAC-MRA and being a contractual partner to the Agreement for the use of the ILAC MRA Mark,
  2. 2. Laboratory accredited and being granted a permission by accreditation body fulfilling the clause 1,

Nobody shall use the ILAC-MRA mark except the preceding two clauses.
Also, IAJapan is the signatory to multilateral recognition arrangements (MLA) of Pacific Accreditation Cooperation (PAC) as well as International Accreditation Forum (IAF).

IAJapan Quality Policy

  1. 1. IAJapan adheres to a management system that satisfies international standards and requirements of international bodies, maintains fairness, propriety, and transparency, and offers high quality accreditation services that satisfy its customers.
  2. 2. IAJapan comprehends accreditation needs from the society and government while striving to increase the values of its accreditation services.
  3. 3. IAJapan responds to the globalization of market and actively promotes the use of its accreditation system.

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International Accreditation Japan (IAJapan),  National Institute of Technology and Evaluation
Phone number:+81-3-3481-1946
Fax number:+81-3-3481-1937
Address:2-49-10 Nishihara, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, 151-0066, Japan MAP
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