- The quarterly returns file SHALL be completed and emailed to the CARES office email@example.com no later than 14 days after the quarter ends.
- Q1 – Due 14th April
- Q2 – Due 14th July
- Q3 – Due 14th October
- Q4 – Due 14th January
- The spreadsheet is provided in two formats (one is macro free if should you are having difficulties opening the version containing macros).
- The latest versions shall be downloaded from this page each quarter.
- Appropriate worksheets are to be used for data input (dependant on scope of approval).
- Bar and Coil products should be entered on separate sheets. In the case of multiple rolling mills, results can be combined into one sheet.
- Companies using non-standard sizes can use the spare rows within the tables.
- Please include both LTQL and customer complaints data in this file on relevant worksheets. Please do NOT use separate files for this information.
- If you have not produced product to the standard for which you are approved during the relevant period, please select the box on the client information sheet to indicate this. If an equivalent grade has been produced please use data from this product.
- Complaint return should cover those complaints registered within the 3 month period.
Schemes requiring complaints returns:
SRC – Appendix: 1, 1N, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 11 & 12
CPAS – Appendix: 4, 5, 6, 9, 10, 11, 13, 15, 16, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23 & 24
TA – Appendix: TA1-A, TA1-B, TA1-C, TA2, TA7, TA12, TA1-F & TA15
PT – Appendix: PT3, PT6, PT7, PT8, PT10
Schemes requiring long-term quality levels to be submitted:
|SRC Appendix 1||Quarterly||BS 4449||each size/ grade|
|SRC Appendix 1N||Quarterly||BS 4449||each size*|
|SRC Appendix 3||Quarterly||BS 4482 / BS4449||each size/ grade|
|SRC Appendix 4||Quarterly||BS 4483||each size|
|CPAS Appendix 3||Quarterly||ISO 14654||each size/ grade|
|CPAS Appendix 16||Half - yearly||BS 6744||each size|
|CPAS Appendix 21||Half - yearly||SS 560||each size / grade|
|CPAS Appendix 23||Quarterly||ISO 6935-2||each size / grade|
|CPAS Appendix 24||Quarterly||CS2||each size / grade|
|PT Appendix 8||Quarterly||BS 5896||each size**|
|TA Appendix 13||Half - yearly||BS 6744||each size|
* if insufficient data is available to make meaningful assessment of characteristic values, previous data shall be included to ensure a minimum of 200 results are available.
**rate of testing as per standard
Quarterly returns (no macros): Quarterly_returns_nov2020v12_macrofree
Quarterly returns (with macros): Quarterly_returns_nov2020v12