LEGAL BASES
09 July 2008 Regulation (EC) No. 765/2008
09 July 2008 Decision (EC) No. 768/2008
31 July 2009 Accreditation Body Act (AkkStelleG)
23 June 2008 European Law
Official press release by the Commission on the adoption of the new Regulation and the Decision on accreditation and market surveillance in the framework of the legislative package endorsed and adopted by the EU Council "Goods Package"
MANDATORY STANDARDS
16 June 2009 Publication of harmonized standards in the Official Journal of the EU
On 16 June 2009, the EU Commission published in the Official Journal of the European Union ((2009/C 136/08) the titles and references of the harmonized standards for implementing the Regulation (EC) No. 765/2008 of the European Parliament and Council, the Decision No. 768/2008/EC of the European Parliament and the Council (Regulation and Decision on accreditation and market surveillance) and Regulation (EC) No. 761/2001 of the European Parliament and the Council (EMAS Regulation).

Under the link:
http://eur-lex.europa.eu/LexUriServ/LexUriServ.do?uri=OJ:C:2009:136:0029:0030:DE:PDF
you will find this communication from the Commission.