Skal is the only Dutch organic inspection body, assigned by the Dutch government and accredited by the Dutch Council for Accreditation. More than 3,300 companies are subject to the inspection and certification of Skal. The majority of activities takes place in the public domain and in the EU-regulations for organic production. Skal cooperates with other inspection bodies, both nationally and internationally. Over the past years Skal has developed risk based inspections and further developments are taking place to realize efficient and trustworthy inspection and certification.