During 2018 the BOSEC committee has approved the modified BOSEC prescriptions.


Modification administrative and legal rules :

- 5.1.2, 5.1.3, 5.2.1, deleted 5.2.3 (Certification Bureau), 5.2.3. : Taken into account requirements ISO17065 and ANPI Certification process;

- 9 : Added registered letter for suspension or withdrawal decisions;

- 10.2 : Modification sanctions concerning abusive use of the mark BOSEC ;

- Annex 2 : Precision for EX-H and EX-G


Modification Services rules:

- 3.3 : Human means: Precision concerning training about products, precision concerning number of experts per subdomain and the fact that an expert can be competent for several domains/subdomains;

- 3.6 : Withdrawal requirement to deliver evidence to the Division Certification of required insurance every year. This will be checked during the yearly audits;

- 4.1.2 : Precision concerning examinators;

- 4.4.1 : Withdrawal of obligation to have the declarations at the disposal of the auditor. They can be checked and consulted online.

- 5.2.3, 5.2.5, 5.2.6, 5.2.7, 5.2.9, 5.2.9 : Taken into account requirements ISO17065 and ANPI Certification process;

- Annex 4 : Clarification of the administrative requirements between what is covered by the ISO9001 and what is not.

- Annex 5.2.1 : Modification of


Unfortunately, this information only exists in Dutch and French.


The rules are immediately applicable.

A BOSEC declaration "Verklaring van naleving van de criteria van het BOSEC reglement / Déclaration de respect des critères du règlements BOSEC" has to be made for each BOSEC installation.