Scheme Owner

Definition(s)


Scheme Owner

organization responsible for developing and maintaining a certification scheme

Note 1 to entry: The organization can be a certification body, a government authority, or other.

[SOURCE: ISO/IEC 17024:2012, 3.4].

Source: ISO/IEC TS 17027:2014, Conformity assessment – Vocabulary related to competence of persons used for certification of persons, Global Standards