The Accreditation Council (previously known as Telarc) works with businesses of all sizes, from one-person operations to major corporations and government departments. The certification programmes used have been developed internationally, nationally or within industry.
The Council audits against management system standards for:
- greenhouse gas emissions
- occupational health and safety
- food contact packaging
- rail safety
- Forest Stewardship Council
- Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification Chain of Custody.
It also performs independent audits for the Accident Compensation Corporation.