International organisations

International Accrediation Forum (IAF), 

International Social and Environmental Accreditation and Labeling Alliance (ISEAL),

International Organisation for Standarisation (ISO),

World Trade Organisation (WTO),


International codes of best practice

World Trade Organisation (WTO), Technical Barriers to Trade Agreement - See Annex 3: Code of Good Practice for the Preparation, Adoption and Application of Standards 

ISEAL Alliance, Codes of Good Practice: Standards Setting Code, Assurance Code, Impacts Code

International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO), Guide 59 Code of Good Practice for Standardisation


Accreditation sources

International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO), 17011 Conformity assessment -- General requirements for accreditation bodies accrediting conformity assessment bodies