A UKAS-accredited and UK-GDPR approved certification body and world leading test lab. We provide a range of certifications, to deliver the assurance that companies are meeting recognised standards.

Certification against one of our standards can help your business:

  • Assure customers of good business practices
  • Comply with GDPR - as confirmed by the regulators
  • Build data assurance for your customers

Who are ADISA Certification?

ADISA CERTIFICATION is a UKAS-accredited and UK-GDPR approved certification body and test lab (ADISA ARC). We test and verify certification to our own standards, ISO 9001, and the new legal LOCS:23 standard to which we are the exclusive certification body. We also independently verify product claims tests in our research lab.

Our aim is to offer independent validation of compliance to our own Standards to help organisations have confidence in their suppliers or in their own business process.



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Why choose ADISA Certification?

We offer a range of certifications to deliver the assurance that our certified companies are meeting recognised standards. Our services range from ADISA ICT Asset Recovery Standard 8.0 for companies who provide data sanitisation services, LOCS:23 for legal service providers, Product Certification for software and hardware data sanitisation solutions certified by the ADISA Research Centre and more. From validation of compliance to confidence in processes and suppliers, ADISA offers the independent validation you need.

Highly trained auditors

ADISA auditors have a wealth of experience and knowledge on standards and practices and will work hard to independently verify compliance to any of our standards.

Globally recognised standards

Certification can provide employees, customers and stakeholders with assurance of how a business meets recognised Standards.

Complete impartiality

We value independence and impartiality. Our impartiality is guaranteed through our Impartiality Council and through our Advisory Council governed by policies. We have strict confidentiality requirements, set out in our terms and conditions and as part of ISO 17065 requirements for certification bodies.


Led by Dr. Phillip Turner, the ADISA Research Centre is a world-leading test laboratory for data sanitisation, certification and research.



National Cyber Security Centre
ISO: 17065
DIPCOG Certified
Education and Training Provider of the Year
2019 Computer Security Awards Winner
2010 Computer Security Awards Winner