C ategories
NABL National Accreditation Board for for Testing and Calibration Laboratories

National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL) is an autonomous body under the aegis of Department of Science & Technology, Government of India, and is registered under the Societies Act 1860. NABL has been established with the objective to provide Government, Industry Associations and Industry in general with a scheme for third-party assessment of the quality and technical competence of testing and calibration laboratories. Government of India has authorised NABL as the accreditation body for Testing and Calibration Laboratories.

Benefits:

Formal recognition of competence of a laboratory by an Accreditation body in accordance with international criteria has many advantages:

Potential increase in business due to enhanced customer confidence and satisfaction.

Savings in terms of time and money due to reduction or elimination of the need for re-testing of products.

Better control of laboratory operations and feedback to laboratories as to whether they have sound Quality Assurance System and are technically competent.

Increase of confidence in Testing / Calibration data and personnel performing work.

Customers can search and identify the laboratories accredited by NABL for their specific requirements from the Directory of Accredited Laboratories.

Users of accredited laboratories will enjoy greater access for their products, in both domestic and international markets, when tested by accredited laboratories.