Expanding, reducing of certification
Expanding of certification
When the certified client considers expending their certification scope or adding their sites, the client is able to apply for expansion of the scope to the certification body and the certification body decides approval for the expansion after reviewing and conducting necessary certification activities.
Reducing of certification
In cases where the certified client is supposed to suspend their particular services or products stated on their certification scope, the client shall inform the cases to the certification body in a month and the certification body will decide approval after reviewing and conducting necessary certification activities.
In case of reducing the scope of certification, modification of the relevant promotion materials should be carried out.
In cases below, certification effectiveness could be suspended or withdrawn with correction of the certification and the certification body may make a decision to suspend or withdraw certification after reviewing the cases.
While suspended or withdrawn, the certified client shall ensure suspension using the relevant promotional materials.