Accreditation Of Quality Austria - Training, Certification And Evaluation Ltd. (Quality Austria) For The Certification Of Products

Original Language Title: Akkreditierung der Quality Austria - Trainings-, Zertifizierungs- und Begutachtungs GmbH (Quality Austria ) zur Zertifizierung von Produkten

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342. Regulation of the Federal Minister for Economic Affairs, Family and Youth on the
Accreditation of Quality Austria-Trainings-, Certification-und Begutachtungs GmbH (Quality Austria) for certification of products

On the basis of § 17 (1) of the Accreditation Act, BGBl. N ° 468/1992, as last amended by the Federal Law BGBl. I No 85/2002, shall be assigned:

§ 1. Quality Austria-Trainings-, Certification-and Begutachtungs GmbH (Quality Austria), based in 1010 Vienna, Gonzagagasse 1/24, is accredited as a position, the products certified (according to ÖNORM EN 45011).

§ 2. Certification authority includes certification

1.

of food and foodstuffs according to

a)

International Food Standard (IFS) 1

b)

British Retail Consortium (BRC) Technical Standard and Protocol for Companies Supplying Retailer Branded Food Products and the BRC/IOP Technical Standard and Protocol for Companies Manufacturing and Supplying Food Packaging Materials for Retailer Branded Products (BRC/IOP Packaging Standard) 2

c)

"Controlado por FACE" Quality Label 3

2.

of wood products from sustainable forest management according to the technical document of the "Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification Schemes (PEFC)", in the area of Chain of Custody (CoC) 4

3.

of consumer goods according to the British Retail Consortium (BRC) Global Standard for Consumer Products 5 .

§ 3. The certification authority applies to those areas in which the Federal Government is responsible for legislation and enforcement, provided that the federal laws governing these areas do not comply with the provisions of the Accreditation Act relating to the accreditation of such bodies.

§ 4. With the entry into force of this Regulation, the Federal Minister for Economic Affairs, Family and Youth, BGBl, will enter into force. II No 267/2010, except for force.

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