|Adoption of the standard SFS-EN ISO/IEC 17025:2017||https://www.finas.fi/sites/en/topical/Pages/ISO_17025_adoption.aspx||1/18/2018 10:00:00 PM||Adoption of the standard SFS-EN ISO/IEC 17025:2017||FINAS Finnish Accreditation Service has confirmed standard SFS-EN ISO/IEC 17025:2017, General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories, as the accreditation requirement for testing and calibration laboratories as of 17.1.2018. |
|Price List 1.12.2017||https://www.finas.fi/sites/en/topical/Pages/Price_List_2018.aspx||12/20/2017 10:00:00 PM||Price List 1.12.2017||FINAS Finnish Accreditation Service has published a new Price List 1.12.2017. The fees will be the same as before.
|FINAS Leaflet 10 updated||https://www.finas.fi/sites/en/topical/Pages/finas_tiedote_10_updated_170821.aspx||8/20/2017 9:00:00 PM||FINAS Leaflet 10 updated||Leaflet 10, FINAS accreditation criteria, policy documents and guidelines, has been updated. Leaflet 10 came into force on 21.8.2017. |
|FINAS Requirement V1, Rules for Reference to Accreditation, has been updated||https://www.finas.fi/sites/en/topical/Pages/finas_v1_2017_EN_published.aspx||8/16/2017 9:00:00 PM||FINAS Requirement V1, Rules for Reference to Accreditation, has been updated||FINAS Requirement V1/2017, Rules for Reference to Accreditation, has been updated. The rules replace the corresponding previous rules (FINAS V1/2016) as of 17.8.2017 and are in force until further notice.|
|FINAS Leaflet 10 updated||https://www.finas.fi/sites/en/topical/Pages/Tiedote_10_published_161222_eng.aspx||12/21/2016 10:00:00 PM||FINAS Leaflet 10 updated||Leaflet 10, FINAS accreditation criteria, policy documents and guidelines, has been updated. Leaflet 10 came into force on 22.12.2016 |
|FINAS Price List 2017||https://www.finas.fi/sites/en/topical/Pages/FINAS_Price_List_2017.aspx||12/18/2016 10:00:00 PM||FINAS Price List 2017||FINAS Finnish Accreditation Service has published the Price List for year 2017. The fees charged in 2017 will be the same as those charged in 2016. |
|FINAS policy document A11/2016 published in English||https://www.finas.fi/sites/en/topical/Pages/finas_policy_document_A11_published_in_english.aspx||10/9/2016 9:00:00 PM||FINAS policy document A11/2016 published in English||FINAS policy document 'Principles for the Assessment of Subcontracting' has been published in English.|
|FINAS policy documents A2/2016, A3/2016 and A8/2016 updated ||https://www.finas.fi/sites/en/topical/Pages/finas_policy_documents_A2_A3_and_A8_updated.aspx||10/9/2016 9:00:00 PM||FINAS policy documents A2/2016, A3/2016 and A8/2016 updated |
|FINAS Leaflet 10 updated||https://www.finas.fi/sites/en/topical/Pages/leaflet_10_updated.aspx||10/9/2016 9:00:00 PM||FINAS Leaflet 10 updated||Leaflet 10, FINAS accreditation criteria, policy documents and guidelines, has been updated. Leaflet 10 came into force on 10.10.2016. |
|FINAS policy document A10/2016 published in English||https://www.finas.fi/sites/en/topical/Pages/FINAS_policy_document_A10_2016_published_in_English.aspx||9/21/2016 9:00:00 PM||FINAS policy document A10/2016 published in English||FINAS policy document ‘Assessment of Multi-Sector and Multi-Site Organisations - Principles Applied by FINAS’ has been published in English. |
|FINAS policy document A1/2016 updated||https://www.finas.fi/sites/en/topical/Pages/FINAS_policy_document_A1_2016_updated.aspx||8/28/2016 9:00:00 PM||FINAS policy document A1/2016 updated||FINAS policy document FINAS A1/2016 'The principles for the assessment of sampling according to the standards SFS-EN ISO/IEC 17025:2005 and SFS-EN ISO 15189:2013' has been updated. |
|FINAS Leaflet 10 updated, Leaflet 1 returned||https://www.finas.fi/sites/en/topical/Pages/FINAS_Leaflet_10_updated_Leaflet_1_returned.aspx||6/30/2016 9:00:00 PM||FINAS Leaflet 10 updated, Leaflet 1 returned|
|FINAS V1 updated||https://www.finas.fi/sites/en/topical/Pages/FINAS-V1-updated.aspx||6/12/2016 9:00:00 PM||FINAS V1 updated||Requirement V1/2016, Rules for Reference to Accreditation, updated |
|FINAS policy documents A5 and A6 updated, A4 withdrawn||https://www.finas.fi/sites/en/topical/Pages/FINAS_policy_documents_updated.aspx||5/23/2016 9:00:00 PM||FINAS policy documents A5 and A6 updated, A4 withdrawn|
|NAH accepted as an EA Full Member ||https://www.finas.fi/sites/en/topical/Pages/nah_accepted_as_an_ea_member.aspx||4/13/2016 9:00:00 PM||NAH accepted as an EA Full Member |
|New FINAS website has been revised||https://www.finas.fi/sites/en/topical/Pages/New-FINAS-website-has-been-revised.aspx||3/29/2016 9:00:00 PM||New FINAS website has been revised||
The Finas.fi website has been revised throughout. The content is available in Finnish, Swedish and English and can also be used on mobile devices.
|Terms of the accreditation decision has been updated||https://www.finas.fi/sites/en/topical/Pages/Terms-of-the-accreditation-decision-has-been-updated.aspx||3/21/2016 10:00:00 PM||Terms of the accreditation decision has been updated||
FINAS Finnish Accreditation Service has updated the terms of the accreditation decision.
|Adoption of Standard SFS-EN ISO IEC 17021-1-2015||https://www.finas.fi/sites/en/topical/Pages/Adoption-of-Standard-SFS-EN-ISO-IEC-17021-1-2015.aspx||11/29/2015 10:00:00 PM||Adoption of Standard SFS-EN ISO IEC 17021-1-2015||
Finnish Accreditation Service (FINAS) SFS-EN has confirmed Standard ISO/IEC 17021-1:2015 Conformity assessment. Requirements for bodies providing audit and certification of management systems. |
|EA-4-15 G2015 Accreditation for Non-Destructive Testing||https://www.finas.fi/sites/en/topical/Pages/EA-4-15-G2015-Accreditation-for-Non-Destructive-Testing.aspx||8/25/2015 9:00:00 PM||EA-4-15 G2015 Accreditation for Non-Destructive Testing||
The guidebook issued by EA (European co-operation for Accreditation), which provides guidance for bodies performing non-destructive testing (NDT), has been updated. The previous version was released in 2003.
|Standards ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 will be updated||https://www.finas.fi/sites/en/topical/Pages/Standards-ISO-9001-and-ISO-14001-will-be-updated.aspx||8/20/2015 9:00:00 PM||Standards ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 will be updated||
The International Accreditation Forum (IAF) and the ISO Committee on Conformity Assessment (CASCO) have decided that the transitional period for Standards ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 will be three years, starting from the publishing date of the standard in question.