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The Hellenic Accreditation System (ESYD) which was established by the Law 3066/2002 with the purpose of the materialization, implementation and administration of the National Accreditation System as set in the provisions of the Law 2231/1994 as it was modified with the Law 2642/1999, was transformed and incorporated as an autonomous Operational Accreditation Unit at the National Quality Infrastructure System (ESYP) established by the Law 4109/2013.

The Hellenic Accreditation System (ESYD) has been appointed as the National Accreditation Body of Greece according to the requirements of Article 4 of the Regulation (EC) No 765/2008 according to which each Member State shall appoint a single national accreditation body.

For granting accreditation certificate, an on-site assessment is carried out of the candidate conformity assessment body by a team of assessors and possibly experts, whose members have in-depth knowledge of the relevant technical subject and experience in the assessment of quality management systems.

ESYD employs external assessors and experts. The assessors are selected and trained according to strictly defined criteria and procedures and they must comply with specific regulations concerning their independence, integrity and confidentiality.

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