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 ISO 14065

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ANSI Policies and Procedures

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ANSI-PL-100 ANSI Accreditation Services Management System Policy Manual
ANSI-PR-004 Appeals
ANSI-PR-005 Complaints
ANSI-PR-027 Rules Governing the Use and Protection of the ANSI Accreditation Mark and References to ANSI Accreditation
ANSI-PR-030 Confidentiality and Conflict of Interest


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GHG-PL-701 Accreditation Policy for ANSI Greenhouse Gas Validation / Verification Body Accreditation Program
GHG-PL-702 Operating Procedures of the GHG Validation / Verification Body Accreditation Committee (GVAC)


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GHG-PR-704 Pilot Accreditation Program Procedure
GHG-PR-706 ANSI GHG Validation and Verification Body Accreditation Scoping Policy
GHG-PR-715 Application and Initial Assessment Process
GHG-PR-716 Surveillance and Reassessment
GHG-PR-719 Conditions for Granting, Maintaining, Extending, Reducing, Suspending, and Withdrawing Accreditation
GHG-PR-722 Fees - GHG Program

Program Forms, Guidance, and Notices


Document # Title
GHG-FR-703 Preliminary Application for ANSI Accreditation under ISO 14065
GHG-FR-704 Application for Accreditation of Validation/Verification Body under ISO 14065
GHG-FR-705 ANSI Accreditation Criteria Checklist for Evaluation of Third Party GHG Validation/Verification Bodies
GHG-FR-707 VVB Surveillance Self-Assessment For GHG Program
GHG-FR-708 Application for Extension of Accreditation Scope for Validation/Verification Body under ISO 14065
GHG-FR-709 Application for Reaccreditation under ISO 14065
GHG-FR-710 Transition to ISO 14065:2013 and IAF MD 6:2014
GHG-FR-711 Application for Transfer of Accreditation
GHG-FR-712 GHG Annual Fee Calculation Form for Accredited VVBs
GHG-FR-724 V/VB Declaration of Key Locations for Validation and Verification Activities
GHG-FR-740 ANSI Witness Assessment - VVB Form to Propose Witnessing Activity at Client/Project Site


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PCAC-GI-510 Guidance on use of a scheme developed by an external scheme owner for accreditation under ISO/IEC 17024: 2012


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GHG-NT-701 New Policy Regarding Client Eligibility for Witness Assessments and Clarifications Regarding TCR and CCAR Scope of Accreditation
GHG-NT-702 ANSI Process to Assess Competency for GHG Programs and Industry Sectors for the GHG Pilot Program
GHG-NT-703 ANSI GHG VVB Implementation Date for IAF MD 6:2009 Application of ISO 14065:2007
GHG-NT-704 Attn Accredited V/VBs: ANSI Implementation of the Requirements of ANSI GHG V/VB Accreditation Scoping Policy
GHG-NT-705 Attn Assessed Applicant V/VBs: ANSI Implementation of the Requirements of ANSI GHG V/VB Accreditation Scoping Policy
GHG-NT-706 Attn Applicant (Not Yet Assessed) V/VBs: ANSI Implementation of the Requirements of ANSI GHG V/VB Accreditation Scoping Policy
GHG-NT-707 ANSI Requirements for use of ANSI accreditation symbol and reference to ANSI accreditation by accredited validation/verification bodies
GHG-NT-708 ANSI Implementation Period for ISO 14066
GHG-NT-709 Clarification on Clause 8.2.3 of ISO 14065
GHG-NT-710 ANSI Oversight of Accredited VBs Performing Verifications in the Province of Quebec
GHG-NT-711 Transitional provisions for implementation of ISO 14065:2013 and IAF MD 6:2014
GHG-NT-712 Clarification on Clauses 5.2, 5.3, 6.4, and 6.6 of ISO 14065
GHG-NT-713 Notice of Revisions to ANSI ISO 14065 Program Procedures
GHG-NT-714 Accreditation Rule for ANSI Gold Standard Pilot Program

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