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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 Brussels, Belgium and is a non-profit making organisation.

Latest News & Events

Press Release: Launch of TIC Council

December 13th 2018

Launching the TIC Council                   The new voice of the testing, inspection and certification (TIC) industry   From left to right: Frankie Ng – CEO of SGS and Vice-President of the TIC Council, Michael Fübi – CEO of TÜV Rheinland and President of the TIC Council, Hanane Taidi – Director Read More

IFIA US is hiring a full-time Senior Policy Manager

November 5th 2018

IFIA US is hiring a full-time Senior Policy Manager. To view the job description and submit your application please click here. Deadline December 07 2018. 

Press release: Safety on Top of the Agenda for the Petroleum and Independent Inspection Industries

October 18th 2018

Press release: Safety on Top of the Agenda of the Petroleum and Independent Inspection Industries For the first time, the petroleum and inspection industries partner to share insights on key safety related issues Rotterdam, 18 October 2018: Hosted by the Port of Rotterdam, a safety conference was organised in partnership between the International Federation of Read More

IFIA presentation at RILA on emerging technologies

September 20th 2018

IFIA presented the at the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) committee meeting on 19 September 2018 in Washington, DC. IFIA was represented by Mr. Travis L. Norton, Bureau Veritas and Mr. Tom Blewitt, VP and Chief Technical Officer of UL Connected Technologies. IFIA presented the TIC sector’s IoT supply chain expertise and discussed market trends, Read More

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