Rwanda Standards Board
IKIGO CY’IGIHUGU GITSURA UBUZIRANENGE

WHAT IS CERTIFICATION?

Certification is a third party attestation following assessment, that attributes, characteristics, quality, or status of individuals or organizations, goods or services, procedures or processes are in accordance with established standards.     
The overall aim of certifying is to give confidence to all interested parties that (certified) individuals or organizations, goods or services, procedures or processes fulfill specified requirements.

 

BENEFITS OF CERTIFICATION
-    It gives confidence to interested parties that certified organizations, goods or services, procedures or processes fulfill specified requirements.
-    It is a strong marketing tool hence promoting business
-    Reduces production/service costs through increased efficiency
-    Reduces losses hence increased profits
-    Increases government revenue through trade
-    Increased consumer safety and satisfaction

CERTIFICATION SCHEMES

Currently, RSB is offering two types of Certification Services:

-    Product Certification




-    System Certification

        

                                        

Download:

QUESTIONNAIRE-EMS [docx, 35KB]

QUESTIONNAIRE-QMS [docx, 29KB]

Procedure on Suspending, Withdrawing and Reducing of scope of Certification [doc, 103KB]
Product Certification Flow Chart [pdf, 25KB]