Engagement & planning
Firstly, the Validation Body and the Applicant sign a contractual agreement for the provision of validation and ESG risks assessment activities. In other words the agreement confims that the Organization engages the Validation Body to undertake validation activities.
After that, the Validation Body will assign the Assessment Team and confirm the timing and the arrangements with the Organization.
Secondly, the Assessment Team will prepare and communicate to the Customer the Assessment Plan