In accordance with Regulation (EC) No. 765/2008 the German accreditation system was changed on 1st January 2010. Effective from 17th December 2009 the Accreditation Body of Deutscher Kalibrierdienst (DKD) has been transformed to the Deutsche Akkreditierungsstelle GmbH (DAkkS).

As of 3rd May 2011 the DKD Technical Committees are to be continued under the patronage of PTB. Further information can be found by clicking the links below.
Deutscher Kalibrierdienst (DKD)
(Technical Committees of DKD at PTB
beginning with 3rd May 2011)
Deutsche Akkreditierungstelle GmbH (DAkkS)
(German accreditation body from 17th December 2009 on)