Authorized Assessor Page 

Becoming an Authorized Assessor

Step 1: Review the Program OverviewPremiere Level Program Overview , and the Authorized Assessor Certification Process Overview

Step 2: Prepare and Submit Authorized Assessor Application Package Materials:

  • Authorized Assessor Application Form - The Application Form should be completed and sent to MISMO ( along with the other forms below required as part of the Application Package and the Application Fee (contact MISMO staff at for details) to initiate the authorization review process.
  • Authorized Assessor Qualification Summary - The Authorized Assessor Qualification Summary is used to obtain information supporting the Applicants ability to conduct high quality Software Compliance Certification assessments. The Qualifications Summary should be completed and sent to MISMO ( as part of the Application Package.
  • Authorized Assessor Application Reference Form - References must be provided and validated in order to obtain authorization. The Application Reference Form should be completed and sent to MISMO( as part of the Application Package.

Step 3: Prepare for and participate in Authorized Assessor Applicant Interview.

Step 4: Obtain your license to associate the MISMO Authorized Assessor Mark with your company. SIgn and return the MISMO Compliance Assessor Authorization and Conditional License Agreement along with the Authorization Fee upon receiving your Certificate of Authorized Assessor Status from MISMO.

Additional References:

  • Contact MISMO staff at for details on Certification Program Application, Authorization and other Fees.
  • Fee payments may be made via credit card by contacting MISMO at 202-557-2880 or by sending payment to MISMO/Attn Finance at 1919 M St, NW, Washington, DC 20036. 
  • Authorized Assessor Registry

To see the full certification program disclaimer follow this link:  MISMO Software Compliance Certification Disclaimer.