Based on the recommendations of GULFMET assembly in its second meeting held in Dubai on September 26, 2011; which included the recommendation to form a committee for Quality in Metrology under the umbrella of GULFMET, the Technical Council has approved in its twenty-fourth meeting (Riyadh October 27 to 29, 2011) this recommendation and agrees that the United Arab Emirates will host the secretariat of the committee.
This guideline for the Technical Committee for Quality in Metrology (TC-Quality) is applicable for National Metrology Institutes (NMIs) and Designated Institutes (DIs) who have not yet presented their Quality Management System (QMS) to TC-Quality.
The purpose of the annual report is to provide information about the main changes to the QMS and QMS life for the period under consideration. Information should be brief, but should include the main points and be clearly understandable. Lists and figures should be in English. Acronyms should be avoided unless widely known or else should be explained.
This TC- QUALITY guideline is applicable for National Metrology Institutes (NMIs) and Designated Institutes (DIs) who have to present their Quality Management System (QMS) for re-evaluation within TC- QUALITY.
This document specifies the procedure for reviewing the quality management systems (QMSs) of GULFMET National Metrology Institutes (NMI) and Designated Institutes (DIs) within the framework of the review of calibration and measurement capabilities (CMCs) declared by GULFMET Member NMIs and DIs.