About this Site

On this page you can find information about the various policies that apply to your browsing and use of this website.


Site Owner:

This site is owned and maintained by International Accreditation New Zealand, the accreditation body of the Testing Laboratory Registration Council, an autonomous Crown entity established by the Testing Laboratory Registration Council Act, 1972.



Except where stated, all material on this website and subsidiary websites, including, without limitation, text, images, graphics, layout, look-and-feel and any other information contained on or in this website and subsidiary websites (collectively, ‘content’), is subject to Crown copyright and other proprietary rights, including but not limited to the Copyright Act 1994 (New Zealand) and international copyrights, trademarks or other intellectual property rights and laws.

With the exception of the feature images displayed on our pages, posts, categories and sliders, material displayed on this site may be printed and information contained used in whatsoever form on the condition that the source is acknowledged and the accuracy and intent remains unchanged.

This permission does not extend to any material that is identified as being copyright to a third party. Permission to reproduce such material must be obtained from the copyright holders. This includes material on websites you access via links from this site.



This privacy notice applies to personal and other information collected on this website.

Personal information is not collected on this website unless it is volunteered. If you voluntarily provide personal information on this website (eg, through email feedback or online forms), we will keep that personal information secure and will not disclose it to any third party unless required or permitted by law. Any personal information provided will only be used for the purpose(s) for which it was intended.

Our privacy policy is governed by the New Zealand Privacy Act 1993.



This website does not use cookies to store personal information, nor is non-personal data found in cookies linked to personal information about a specific individual.

This site may however use cookies to store persistent session information for the purpose of monitoring site usage. The cookies do not store personal information, but may include details such as your IP address, pages visited, search terms and details about your operating system and web browser version. These cookies can be disabled or cleared from your web browser without affecting your ability to use the website.

This site also uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc.

Google Analytics also uses cookies. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the site is transmitted to, and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google uses this information for the purpose of evaluating how you use this site, compiling reports on site activity, and providing other services relating to site activity and internet usage.

Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf.

Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.

When you use this site you consent to the processing of data about you by Google, in the manner and for the purposes set out above.



The information contained on this website (including conditions of use) is subject to change without notice. International Accreditation New Zealand endeavours to the best of its ability to ensure that the information is true, accurate and current. However, International Accreditation New Zealand does not accept any liability for the accuracy or content of this information.

Information about other products, services and organisations, whether displayed on this site or on sites linked from this site, are provided in good faith but International Accreditation New Zealand makes no representation as to the accuracy or any other respect of the information or content contained.



For enquiries about the website and/or the policies above please email info@ianz.govt.nz. For other enquiries about IANZ accreditation or specific services please refer to the contacts on our Management Team page.