Our Mission

To promote advancement of SQAM (Standardization, Quality, and Accreditation & Metrology), which protect the interest of the Global Communities of Businesses & Consumers.


    To establish itself as a lead non government - private sector Trade Support Institution as per the policy of International Trade Centre (UNCTAD/WTO) to provide a proactive, transparent, impartial and credible accreditation and recognition to conformity assessment service providers in the field of quality, environmental, occupational health & safety, food safety, information security & technology, testing, calibration, research ………and education service providers globally.

    To accredit organizations in accordance with trade and industry accepted criteria, international standards, guides and other normative documents and continue to comply itself with the relevant international criteria.

    To cooperate with national and international peer organizations on the conditions for accreditation and issues relating to accreditation as per the World Trade Organization (WTO) Agreement on Technical Barriers to Trade to ensure that regulations, standards, testing, certification and accreditation procedures do not create unnecessary obstacles.

Our Contact

    Suite 20
    196 Rose Street Edinburgh
    EH2 4AT Scotland (UK).


About us

    SA Forum is an independent accreditation authority established in 1998. It accredits certification bodies and training organisations and also administers an auditor registration scheme.