CLAS fees

Important: Please note that some of our services and prices have changed.

The NRC/CLAS program and the SCC program operate in close cooperation and in accordance with SCC-NRC Agreement of Collaboration. The fees are determined according to the following schedule, which is based on cost recovery and is subject to change.

Please contact CLAS@nrc-cnrc.gc.ca for an estimate.

Fee When payable Amount
A33-00-08-01
Annual fee: for calibration laboratories
Annual payment invoiced on September 1st. The first annual fee is pro-rated from the month CLAS accepts the application to August 31st. Applies to applicants and CLAS certified/SCC accredited laboratories. $3,110 + applicable taxes
A33-00-08-02
Annual fee: for joint testing/calibration laboratories
Annual payment invoiced on September 1st. The first annual fee is pro-rated from the month CLAS accepts the application to August 31st. Applies only to laboratories that are also accredited by SCC for testing. Applies to applicants and CLAS certified/SCC accredited laboratories. $1,555 + applicable taxes
A33-00-08-03
Annual fee: for additional sites in a group
Annual payment invoiced on September 1st. The first annual fee is pro-rated from the month CLAS accepts the application to August 31st. Applies only to laboratories that are additional sites in a group, the first site pays the standard annual fee. Please refer to the CLAS Requirement Document 10. Applies to applicants and CLAS certified/SCC accredited laboratories. $1,555 + applicable taxes
A33-00-08-04
SCC annual program fee
Annual payment invoiced on September 1st. Applies to CLAS certified/SCC accredited laboratories. $1,150 + applicable taxes
A33-00-08-05
Annual fee: for measurement capability, per parameter
Annual payment invoiced on September 1st. The first annual fees are pro-rated from the month CLAS certification/SCC accreditation is granted to August 31st. Additional measurement capabilty fees will be added for scope extension requests, the fees will be pro-rated from the month CLAS receives the scope extension application. Applies to CLAS certified/SCC accredited laboratories. Measurement capability parameters are defined in the CLAS Requirements Document 1 - Appendix G. $400 + applicable taxes
A33-00-09-01
On-site visit fee for the team leader
An estimate is provided prior to the visit. Travel time is not charged. Payment is due after the visit. NRC labour rates
A33-00-09-02
On-site visit fee for the measurement expert(s)
An estimate is provided prior to the visit. Travel time is not charged. Payment is due after the visit. NRC labour rates
A33-00-04-01
Assessment team travel expenses
An estimate is provided prior to the visit. Travel time is not charged. Payment is due after the visit. As per Treasury Board (TB) Travel Directive

Notes:

  1. Assessment visits generally require the Team Leader to be on-site for two (2) to five (5) days, depending on the scope of the assessment (i.e. nature of the management system, the measurement capabilities to be assessed, etc.).
  2. The size of the assessment team required depends on the scope of the measurement capabilities to be assessed.
  3. Scope extension requests require a completed application form. Although there is no application fee for a scope extension, additional annual fees for measurememt capabitlies may apply and would be invoiced at the time of the application pro-rated to August 31st.
  4. Scope extensions may require additional time, experts or an additional visit.
  5. The applicable taxes must be added to the above fees.
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