There are two varying approaches available within the SMETA auditing process; 2 Pillar and 4 Pillar SMETA Audit Reports.
SMETA 2 Pillar Audit:
- Labour Standards
- Health and Safety
- Additional Elements: Management Systems, Entitlement to Work, Sub-contracting and homeworking,
Environment (basic) SMETA 4 Pillar Audit:
- All elements of 2 Pillar Audit
- Environment (extended)
- Business Ethics These additional pillars may not be required for all SEDEX members and it is important that sites of employment and auditors are clear when these extra modules are required.
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