Conformance System Strategy (New Zealand)

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Conformance System Strategy (New Zealand)

The New Zealand Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) has published their 2019 Conformance System Strategy in order to set a common direction and goal framework for the sector.

Released on June 12, the Strategy follows the 2018–19 infrastructure review and sets out the Government’s aspirations and plan for the conformance system, designed to assist accreditation and conformity assessment bodies as well as other organisations, agencies and people involved in the conformace sector. The Strategy addresses a range of current challenges and opportunities under four broad focus areas. These are:

  1. Organisational performance and governance
  2. Regulatory quality and practice
  3. Partnerships for skills and value
  4. International connections

You can access the full strategy here.

Or you can sign up for updates here.