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The International Federation of Inspection Agencies website provides information about the wide range of activities that the association undertakes.

IFIA aims to improve the methods, standards, safety procedures and rules used by its members for the benefit of both them and their stakeholders.

IFIA works closely with governmental and trade bodies in the realisation of its goals. Founded in 1982, IFIA is headquartered in London, UK and is a non-profit making organisation.

Latest News & Events

IFIA sign MoU with ACIL

September 9th 2017

IFIA strengthened their cooperation with the American Council of Independent Labs (ACIL) through the signing of an Memorandum of Understanding. The two organisations share common understandings on several key issues in the field of independent conformity assessment and the agreement will thus provide an opportunity to speak with a single voice on issues of common Read More

IFIA and CEOC Joint Position Paper on EU Cybersecurity

July 27th 2017

IFIA and CEOC International have published a joint position paper in support of the European Commission’s efforts to raise the level of trust and security within the connected society and stress the necessity of a clear regulatory framework to security testing and certification with harmonized standards across a variety of areas to allow Conformity Assessment Read More

New IFIA Code of Practice on Transportable Moisture Limits

May 17th 2017

IFIA has recently published a new Code of Practice on Transportable Moisture Limits (TML). The Code, prepared by the IFIA Metals and Minerals Committee, will apply to IFIA Members that offer TML testing services and other interested parties that intend to use this Code as guidance for testing the TML for solid bulk cargos which Read More

IFIA – CPSC seminar – Lithium Ion Battery Training in China on May 16

May 2nd 2017

Do You Manufacture Lithium-Ion Batteries?  Do You Develop and Design Consumer Products Using Lithium Ion Batteries for the U.S. Market?   Attend a Free Lithium-Ion Batteries in Consumer Products Safety Training for Designers and Manufacturers International Seminar   Presented by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission in cooperation with the China Council for the Promotion Read More

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