Ready to get accredited or learn more about the process?
Below are the steps in ANSI's accreditation of standards developers divided into two phases – getting accredited and staying accredited. Getting accredited is a one-time application/review process, while staying accredited includes ongoing maintenance requirements overseen by ANSI.
Click on Step 1 to start at the beginning, or if you're already engaged in the process or just want to learn more, click on an individual step for further details including relevant requirements, policies, and guidance for each step or phase.
While numbered here chronologically, some steps can be undertaken concurrently, and the order they're undertaken may vary based on an ANSI-Accredited Standards Developer’s own procedures.