» Validation and verification body accreditation

UKAS provides accreditation to ISO 14065: 2013 to organisations providing validation and/or verification of greenhouse gas (GHG) assertions.  This standard also refers to ISO 14064-3: 2006.

UKAS provides accreditation to validation and verification bodies providing the following services:

EU Emissions Trading Scheme

Commission Regulation 601/2012 on the monitoring and reporting of greenhouse gas emissions pursuant to Directive 2009/29/EC amending Directive 2003/87/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council for installations and aircraft operators with activities as specified according to the Activity Groups in Annex I of Regulation 600/2012.

Voluntary GHG Emissions reporting under ISO 14064-1: 2006

Verification of GHG emissions and inventories

GHG emissions from maritime transport

Verification of GHG emissions data from Maritime Transport

- Assessment of monitoring plans

- Verification of emissions reports

Forestry Commission Woodland Carbon Code

Validation of assertions under the Forestry Commission’s Woodland Carbon Code

Verification of assertions under the Forestry Commission’s Woodland Carbon Code

PAS 2050: 2011

Verification of life cycle greenhouse gas emissions of goods and services

Verification of biomethane

Green Gas Trading Limited Biomethane Certification Scheme version 4