» UKAS Announces first accreditations for Green Deal Certification of Installers and Advisors

12 May, 2012

On 17 May 2012 UKAS announced the first tranche of accreditations against EN 45011 for certification of installation and advisory services under the DECC Green Deal programme. Details of the scope of accreditation for each certification body can be found on the individual accreditation schedules on the UKAS website.

The fourteen accredited certification bodies are:

Ascertiva Group Ltd, trading as NICEIC
Blue Flame Certification Ltd
BM TRADA Certification
BRE Global Ltd
British Board of Agrément
BSI Assurance UK Ltd
Certass Limited
CIBSE Certification Limited
Construction Licensing Executive
ECMK Limited
Elmhurst Energy Systems
Energy Saving Trust
Oil Firing Technical Association (OFTEC)

Additional accreditations as they are finalised will be announced at the end of May 2012 and thereafter at monthly intervals until the end of the pilot and roll-out programmes.

For further information contact the Project Manager Janet Gascoigne Janet.gascoigne@ukas.com. Please note that UKAS is unable to enter into discussion about the progress of individual applications for accreditation except directly with the applicant certification body involved.