Global Accreditation Bureau (GAB)

GAB is an accreditation body in Qatar, established by GORD as an independent legal entity to provide accreditation services to third party conformity assessment bodies (also known as Certification Bodies). GAB complies with international standard ISO/IEC 17011 “Conformity assessment – Requirements for accreditation bodies accrediting conformity assessment bodies”. GAB is the Associate Member of Asia Pacific Accreditation Cooperation (APAC), and the first and only APAC member established in Qatar.



To be the trusted partner for assuring quality of products, services, through confidence building locally and globally.


To promote and facilitate trade and industry competitiveness for economic growth and wellbeing of society and environment.


Our core values are impartiality, credibility, transparency, excellence, professionalism, innovation and learning.