Our History

Formed in 2003, the International Directorate of Accreditation (IDA) is the international authority for the independent accreditation of conformity assessment bodies in USA.IDA also builds trust in products and services by strengthening technical infrastructure for conformity assessments and forging Common Accord (CAs) with our economic partners. IDA’s primary function is to accredit conformity assessment services, such as testing, calibration, inspection and certification.