Taiwan Accreditation Foundation

The Taiwan Accreditation Foundation (TAF; Chinese: 財團法人全國認證基金會; pinyin: Cáituán Fǎrén Quánguó Rènzhèng Jījīn Huì) is an organization based in Tamsui District, Taipei, Taiwan which provides third party accreditation services in compliance with international standards.

Taiwan Accreditation Foundation
PredecessorChinese National Laboratory Accreditation, Chinese National Accreditation Board
Formation17 September 2003
FounderMinistry of Economic Affairs
Legal statusCompany
HeadquartersTamsui, Taipei, Taiwan


The organization was established by the Ministry of Economic Affairs on 17 September 2003 by merging Chinese National Laboratory Accreditation and Chinese National Accreditation Board.[1]

Organizational structuresEdit

  • Department of Administration
  • Department of Certification Body Accreditation
  • Laboratory Accreditation Department I
  • Laboratory Accreditation Department II[2]

Branch officeEdit