Documents for Natural Forum General Information: This page contains a number of i-NAF documents which are made available publicly for information to assist people interested in understanding i-NAF and its operations.
Natural Forum Promotional Documents: A range of resource materials promoting accreditation and accredited certification will be added to this page as they become available. These are for use by i-NAF members, their accredited certification bodies and other stakeholders interested in accreditation.
i-NAF Multilateral Recognition Arrangement (i-NAF MLA) Documents - (NML Series): The primary purpose of i-NAF is to establish Multilateral Recognition Arrangements (i-NAF MLA) between its natural accreditation body members in order to contribute to the freedom of world trade by eliminating technical barriers to trade.
Natural Procedures & Policy Documents (NPG Series): i-NAF Procedures documents lay down the procedures to be followed in implementing the i-NAF program, spelling out the procedures and processes which must be followed in order to satisfy the i-NAF Objectives, Certificate of Incorporation and Bylaws.
i-NAF Natural Informative Guides (NIG Series): i-NAF Informative Guides reflect the consensus of i-NAF members on this subject and are intended to support the consistent application of requirements.
i-NAF Natural Mandatory Guides (NMG Series): i-NAF publishes Mandatory Guides which are required to be used by accreditation bodies when accrediting certification/registration bodies to assure that they operate their programs in a consistent and equivalent manner.
Natural Form Documents (NFR Series): i-NAF Natural Form Documents used in making the necessary application.