World Federation of Technical Assessment Organisations
CMI is a full member of the WFTAO (World Federation of Technical Assessment Organisations). The WFTAO was founded in 1996 and is a worldwide network for coordinating and facilitating the technical assessment of innovation in the construction field.
The WFTAO comprises officially recognised national and international Certification Bodies active in the field of technical assessments for construction products and systems. The WFTAO currently has 25 members from 22 countries across the global market.
CMI’s membership of the WFTAO enables CMI to achieve better access to the international markets for Australian and New Zealand producers, because of cooperation with the other members of WFTAO an additional service can be offered in order to increase cross approvals.
Evaluation Reports issued by CMI and carrying the WFTAO logo are accepted as supporting evidence for demonstrating conformity of a building product or system
*CMI Evaluation Reports are accepted as supporting evidence of compliance of a building product or system, however the onus for demonstration of compliance to local Standards and Regulations remains with the applicant.