The objectives of ABCB are:
To liaise with and influence bodies whose activities are relevant to the operations of members through informed representation and to represent members’ interests to such bodies
To promote conditions to support and encourage efficient and profitable certification and/or notification by members and to pursue consistent application of standards
To increase awareness of the role, value and integrity of independent third party certification and/or notification
To provide members with timely and, where appropriate, targeted information and advice.
To establish and maintain close working relationships within UKAS, Government and other bodies involved in conformity assessment.
To promote awareness of the benefits of Association membership with the aim of maximising its strength.