The State Food and Veterinary Service (SFVS) has received an official approval that it meets the requirements of International standard LST EN ISO / IEC 17020:2012 as a Type A inspection body, subjected to the highest standards of impartiality. SFVS has been accredited according to the requirements of the international quality management standard since 2006. The updated certificate has been issued by the National Accreditation Bureau for the new 5-year accreditation period.
The team of experts of National Accreditation Bureau in SFVS has conducted a number of audits of compliance in order to assess the procedures of official control of animal and non-animal origin food production, retail and catering, procedures of official control of import, export or transit, procedures of official control of animal health and welfare. Based on the information gathered during these audits, the updated accreditation certificate has been issued both for the central SFVS, 10 regional divisions and border inspection posts.