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Edition 256, October 2020

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For a complete printable list of UKAS publications see the Publications List (M4).

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For all historic changes, see Publications: Change History.

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National and International Standards 

Please note that ISO/IEC and BS EN Standards are not available from UKAS; these can be obtained directly from BSI Standards.


Other Publications

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Joint ISO-ILAC-IAF communiqués that laboratories and inspection bodies can provide to clients to clarify that accreditation to ISO/IEC 17025, ISO/IEC 17020 and ISO 15189 meets the principles of ISO 9001 and is aligned with its pertinent requirements:


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