The purpose of the European Network of Forensic Science Institutes (ENFSI) is to share knowledge, exchange experiences and come to mutual agreements in the field of forensic science. ENFSI is recognized as an expert group in the field of forensic sciences.


The United Kingdom Accreditation Service is the sole national accreditation body recognised by government to assess, against internationally agreed standards, organisations that provide certification, testing, inspection and calibration services.

Forensic Science Regulator

The Forensic Science Regulator ensures that the provision of forensic science services across the criminal justice system is subject to an appropriate regime of scientific quality standards.

The Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences

The Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences (The Society or CSFS) is the Professional body representing Forensic Sciences worldwide, with almost 3000 members in 60 countries.

The Forensic Science Special Interest Group:

Given the interdisciplinary nature and societal importance of forensic science, the Forensic Science Special Interest group (FoSci SIG) was set up with the primary purpose of enabling closer networking and better communication between all forensic science stakeholders for improved R&D.