The Pacific Accreditation Cooperation Incorporated (PAC) has now merged with the Asia Pacific Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation Incorporated (APLAC) to form a new single regional accreditation cooperation called the Asia Pacific Accreditation Cooperation Incorporated (APAC).  APAC started its operations on 1 January 2019 - please see https://apac-accreditation.org for more details, including the continuance of MRA signatory status for previous PAC members.  PAC ceased its operations on 31 December 2018.  This legacy website will be retired on 31 March 2019.  If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to conatct the new APAC Secretariat at secretariat@apac-accreditation.org.

Mission statement

To represent the interests of Asia-Pacific economies nationally, regionally and internationally in the area of certification / registration body accreditation and related activities, in support of APEC, IAF and WTO/TBT aims and objectives.

About this site

At this site you will find information about the Pacific Accreditation Cooperation (PAC), its history, objectives, programmes, membership, news, as well as links to members websites and various other regional and international organizations.

This site will be of interest to anyone involved with:

  • Trade and commerce among economies in the Asia Pacific region
  • Certification or registration of management systems, products, services, personnel and other programmes of conformity assessment
  • International acceptance of accreditation programmes
  • International agreements and cooperation with regional groups of accreditation bodies around the world

Latest news

Please click here for the latest PAC Newsletter and PAC Communique

If you would like to subscribe to our distribution list, please send an email to secretary@apec-pac.org - Don't forget to include your name and Organization/Company.

Please click here for information on World Accreditation Day on 9 June and see the video.