Definition of self-certification in English:


Pronunciation /ˌselfˌsərdəfəˈkāSHən/ /ˌsɛlfˌsərdəfəˈkeɪʃən/

Translate self-certification into Spanish


  • 1The practice of making an official declaration that something complies with regulatory standards or procedures without independent substantiating evidence.

    • ‘the applicability of self-certification to aircraft safety tests’
    1. 1.1British The practice, for the purpose of claiming sick pay, by which an employee rather than a doctor formally declares that an absence from work was due to illness.
      • ‘evidence of ill health must be authenticated; self-certification will not be accepted’