Scope of Accreditation

NABL Accreditation is currently given in the following fields and disciplines. The multi-disciplinary CABs shall have to apply in relevant discipline separately depending upon to which discipline the scope belongs. 

TESTING LABORATORIES CALIBRATION LABORATORIES MEDICAL LABORATORIES
  • Chemical
  • Biological
  • Mechanical
  • Electrical
  • Electronics
  • Fluid Flow
  • Forensic
  • Non-Destructive (NDT)
  • Photometry
  • Radiological
  • Diagnostic Radiology QA Testing
  • Software & IT System
  • Mechanical
  • Electro Technical
  • Fluid Flow
  • Thermal
  • Optical
  • Medical Devices
  • Radiological
  • Clinical Biochemistry
  • Clinical Pathology
  • Haematology
  • Microbiology & Infectious disease serology
  • Histopathology
  • Cytopathology
  • Flow Cytometry
  • Cytogenetics
  • Molecular Testing

MEDICAL IMAGING-CONFORMITY ASSESSMENT BODIES (MI-CAB)

  • Projectional Radiography & Fluoroscopy
    • X-Ray, Bone Densitometry (DEXA), Dental X-Ray-OPG, Mammography etc.
    • FluoroscopyComputed Tomography (CT)
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • Ultrasound and Colour Doppler
  • Nuclear Medicine
    • SPECT
    • PET CT
    • PET MRI
  • *Basic Diagnostic Interventional Radiology Procedures

(Image guided Core Biopsy and / or Needle Aspiration e.g. Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology)

*For only such IR procedures that will be carried out by Radiologists

PROFICIENCY TESTING PROVIDERS REFERENCE MATERIAL
PRODUCERS
  • Testing
  • Calibration
  • Medical
  • Inspection
  • Chemical Composition
  • Biological & Clinical Properties
  • Physical Properties
  • Engineering Properties
  • Miscellaneous Properties

For more details on the disciplines and groups for which the accreditation services are offered in the respective fields, kindly refer –

  • NABL 120  “Guidance for Classification of Product Groups in Testing & Calibration field”
  • NABL 112  “Specific Criteria for Accreditation of Medical Laboratories”
  • NABL 180  “Application Form for Proficiency Testing Providers (PTP)”
  • NABL 190  “Application Form for Reference Material Producers Accreditation (RMP)”