Secretariat of Brunei Darussalam National Accreditation Council

Executive SecretaryDayang Rosimah Sumaimah binti Haji Matassim (Acting Executive Secretary)
Address2nd Floor, Block B, B211
Ministry of Education
Old Airport Road
Berakas BB3510
Brunei Darussalam
ContactTel. No.: +673 2380017 / 2382564
Fax No.: +673 2381238
  • The Head of the Secretariat is the Assistant Director 
  • The Secretariat of the Council provides administrative support, prepares case studies, organises meetings, provides consultancy services and deals with queries, as well as correspondences

Functions and Responsibilities of the Secretariats

  • To act as a reference body by providing assistance and advice concerning accreditation and recognition of qualifications and institutions to government departments, private sectors and individuals
  • To make recommendations concerning accreditation in terms of policies, criteria, procedures, processes and priorities
  • To establish contacts and organize discussions with overseas institutions or other similar bodies

Public Accountability

The Secretariat is committed to providing professional consultancy services through:

  • Telephone or face-to-face
  • Correspondence and e-mail
  • A series of seminars, talks and forums for government and private sectors
  • The Secretariat is accessible to the public disseminates relevant information
Accreditation Process

The accreditation process involving new cases normally follows the procedures below: 

  • Receiving and acknowledging queries or applications
  • Gathering relevant information
  • Preparing working papers or case studies for the relevant sub-committees
  • Submitting the papers to the sub-committees for recommendations
  • Submitting the recommendations to the Council of assessment and decision
  • Conveying the Council’s decisions to the appropriate applicants
  • The length of time taken to arrive at decisions of new case varies from case to case depending on  the nature of cases being considered

However, decisions based on precedent cases or cases of comparable nature are immediate.

Organization Structure