Steps to Accreditation

The following are simple steps required by any conformity body seeking accreditation to follow.

a)Click here to download application forms,

a) Click here for the Fee structure

Step 1: Inquiry through telephone e-mail, fax and or contacts with KENAS staff.
Step 2: Formal response by responsible KENAS officer on terms and conditions applicable to the provision of accreditation service by KENAS including training where necessary.
Step 3: Formal application for accreditation by the client.
Step 4: Review of application including support documentation provided by the applicant.(Desk assessment).
Step: 5 Formal responses by KENAS to applicant laboratory regarding the outcome of the review of the application and the client’s documentation.
Step 6: An On-site assessment.
Step 7: Follow-up assessment of the client for determination of effective implementation of the Corrective Action Requests (CARs) raised.
Step 8: Decision by the KENAS Accreditation Committee as regards outcome and or report of the assessment.
Step 9: Formal communication of the decision to the client.
Step 10: Formal issuance of an accreditation certificate to the client.
Step 11: Periodical surveillance assessment of the accredited client.
For further information contact info@kenyaaccreditation.org / info@kenas.go.ke or Tel: +254 725227640 / +254 787 395679