National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL)
National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL) is an autonomous body under the aegis of Department of Science & Technology, Government of India, and is registered under the Societies Act. NABL has been established with the objective to provide Government, Industry Associations and Industry in general with a scheme for third-party assessment of the quality and technical competence of testing and calibration laboratories. Government of India has authorised NABL as the sole accreditation body for Testing and Calibration laboratories.
In order to achieve this objective, NABL provides laboratory accreditation
services to laboratories that are performing tests / calibrations in
accordance with ISO/IEC 17025:2005 and ISO 15189:2007 for medical laboratories.
These services are offered in a non-discriminatory manner and are accessible
to all testing and calibration laboratories in India and abroad, regardless
of their ownership,legal status, size and degree of independence.