Accredited Conformity Assessment Bodies' Council
Accredited Conformity Assessment Bodies'                                         Council

Council Headquarters

ACAB'c - Accredited Conformity Assessment Bodies' Council
18 rue Balard - 75015 PARIS - FRANCE


Email: secretary (at)

Legal Agent

The Board of the council: chair (at)

Legal Notice

You are currently connected to the ACAB council website, which aims to make information on the activities of ACAB council freely available to the public. Use of this site is subject to compliance with applicable laws and these general conditions of access and use. We reserve the right to modify these at any time, so we invite users to refer to them regularly.

General information:

The site is the property of ACAB council, an association under the French 1901 law whose head office is located at 18 rue Balard, 75015 Paris, FRANCE.

Contact details of the site host:
1&1 internet SARL

7, place de la Gare BP 70109 57201 Sarreguemines Cedex


Intellectual property:  the general structure, texts, animated or still images, sounds, graphics, downloadable documents, databases and any other element making up the site are the exclusive property of ACAB council. This entire site is subject to French and international legislation on copyright and intellectual property. The names, brands and brands mentioned on this site are the property of their respective owners. Any use or reproduction, total or partial, of the site, the elements which compose it and/or the information which appear there, by any means whatsoever, constitutes an infringement punishable by the Intellectual Property Code. However, information specific to this site may be used by third parties under the following conditions: all information distributed directly on the site by ACAB council, with the exception of iconography, photos, videos, posters, logos and brands, may be reproduced, represented or rebroadcast by third parties after simply informing ACAB council in advance, provided that the source is mentioned. However, they cannot be used for commercial or advertising purposes. ACAB council reserves the right, at any time, without notice and without having to give reasons for its decision, to prohibit the third parties concerned from using the information as defined above. In this case, it will inform the person concerned who will have 8 working days to put an end to their practices.


Hypertext links: ACAB council authorizes any website to establish a link pointing to the address after a simple prior request to ACAB council. Any link of this type will, however, occur subject to the legal provisions in force. ACAB council reserves the right, at any time, without notice and without having to justify its decision, to prohibit these links. In this case, it will inform the person concerned who will have 2 working days to end the link.

Prohibition of mirroring:  no posting of the site by a third party under another URL is authorized.

Applicable law:  these conditions of use are governed, interpreted and applied in accordance with French law. In the event of a dispute, the French courts will have sole jurisdiction.


Malfunction and viruses:  currently versions Internet Explorer 6 or higher and Firefox 2 ensure the best functioning of this site. ACAB council cannot be held responsible for direct or indirect damage resulting from the use of this website, or from the impossibility for a third party to use it, or from a malfunction, an interruption, a virus, resulting from access to or use of this site or any sites linked to it.


Linked sites:  ACAB decline councils all responsibility for the content available on other websites to which it has created links or which could have been created without its knowledge. Access to all other websites linked to this website is at the user's own risk. ACAB council also declines all responsibility for all information contained on third-party sites which contain links to the site.


Information on cookies:  the user is informed that during his visits to the site a “cookie” may be automatically installed on his browser software. A "cookie" is a block of data which does not identify the user but which is used to record information relating to the user's navigation on the site. The user can, however, oppose the installation of "cookies" by deactivating this option in their browser settings.


General data privacy statement: please download the following document for details.

ACAB'c Privacy Policy - V1.0
Document Adobe Acrobat [142.7 KB]


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