WELCOME TO NATA 

NATA is the authority that provides independent assurance of technical competence through
a proven network of best
practice industry experts for customers who require confidence
in the delivery of their products and services.
NATA provides assessment, accreditation
and training services to laboratories and technical facilities Read More 

  

Our Mission and Strategic Plan

OUR OBJECTIVES

Leadership and Profile

NATA's role and contribution are recognised and valued with respect to:

  • the improvement in public safety, productivity, and technical infrastructure in Australia; and
  • the representation of Australia's interest in the international accreditation community and promotion of trade through reduction in technical barriers to trade.

Stakeholder Engagement

NATA will continue to provide accreditation programs and related activities that meet the needs of our stakeholders.

Our stakeholders will continue to support our goals and remain engaged in their commitment to NATA. We will achieve this through consultation and collaboration with our stakeholders on key issues in a transparent and efficient manner.

Operational Excellence

We will deliver a quality service at a reasonable cost using an innovative business model that meets clients' needs and will be responsive to their future requirements.

People

Our staff have the technical knowledge, customer service skills and motivation to deliver quality service to our clients.

Our volunteer technical assessors and committee members are recognised for their technical expertise and valued for their contributions to NATA and the community.

Our people, both staff and volunteers, have an appropriate mix of skill, experience and expertise, and are maintained by effective succession planning.

Innovation and Technology

We will maintain a contemporary technology infrastructure to support the interface with stakeholders, clients, volunteers, and the community.

We will deploy technology to support product innovation, transform business process, and enable improvements in service delivery.

NATA people will be equipped with appropriate technology and support to enhance their contribution to NATA's objectives.

Growth and Security

We will develop and maintain functional capability and operational capacity to meet the needs and growth of stakeholders and customers, and provide opportunity for our people

A prudent risk management framework will be maintained to manage risk.

We will maintain a sound financial structure and adequate reserve to secure NATA's future.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

NATA Young Scientists of the Year Awards 2018

NATA Young Scientists of the Year Awards 2018

 The annual NATA Young Scientists of the Year Award 2018 competition is now open!

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DRAFT Characterisation of Metallic Items by X-Ray Fluorescence and Atomic(Spark) Emission Techniques published

DRAFT Characterisation of Metallic Items by X-Ray Fluorescence and Atomic(Spark) Emission Techniques published

DRAFT Characterisation of Metallic Items by X-Ray Fluorescence and Atomic(Spark) Emission Techniques document is now published

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Human Pathology - Clinical non-human specimen testing updated

Human Pathology - Clinical non-human specimen testing updated

Human Pathology - Clinical non-human specimen testing document has been recently published on the website.

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Technical Assessors News June 2018

Technical Assessors News June 2018

Technical Assessors News - June 2018 issue now published on the website. The newsletter can be accessed from the 'Media and Events' tab of our website.

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Latest Edition of NATA News

Latest Edition of NATA News

 NATA News - June 2018 In This Issue- ISO/IEC 17025 Member and Technical Assessor updates- Queen’s Birthday Honour

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