Published on 22/07/2014
Be careful with illegal use of SNAS’ name
The Slovak National Accreditation Service (SNAS) is alerting that a company called “Slov Network Accreditation Service”, which uses the same acronym SNAS, proclaims itself to be the legal accreditation body in Slovakia.
It is worth highlighting that SNAS is the only national accreditation body of Slovakia which has been appointed by the Slovak authorities according to the Regulation (EC) 765/2008.
Full member of EA, SNAS is also a member ILAC, IAF and FALB. SNAS is a signatory to the EA MLA, ILAC MRA and IAF MLA.
For any need for clarification, please contact SNAS at:
P.O. Box 74
SK 840 00 BRATISLAVA
Phone: + 421 948 349 517
Published on 03/07/2014
New FPA for 2014 - 2017 signed with the European Commission
The European Commission (EC) signed on 24 June 2014 a Framework Partnership Agreement with European co-operation for Accreditation (EA) for a new four-year period from 2014 to 2017. An operating grant for 2014 has been subsequently agreed between the EC and EA according to Article 35 (2) in Regulation (EC) 765/2008 based on the EA Plan 2014 - 2017.
“The continuing support from the EC and its cooperation with EA further strengthen the system of accreditation in Europe”, said Thomas Facklam, the EA Chairman.
Published on 26/06/2014
Andreas Steinhorst appointed as the EA Executive Secretary
As part of the EA Strategic Plan 2010-2015 set out in support of EA’s development and increasing cooperation with the European Commission, it was announced at the last EA General Assembly held on 27-28 May 2014 in Prague, Czech Republic, that the EA Executive Committee has appointed Andreas Steinhorst as the first EA Executive Secretary.(read more...)