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ISO 9001 Requirements

ISO 9001 is also known as quality Management System Standard. This standard is very popular and worldwide more than one million companies have adopted ISO 9001 Certificate. Many of new business owners do not know what are the requirements for ISO 9001 . This blog post will help them to know what are the minimum documentation requirements for ISO 9001 Certification.:

  • Quality manual
  • Standard Operation Procedure (SOP)
  • Work instruction
  • Customer feedback
  • Internal Audit
  • Management Review Meeting (MRM)
  • Approved Supplier list with evaluation
  • Setting Quality Policy, Objective and Plan
  • Others

Above mentioned documents are necessary as ISO 9001 requirements.  Before performing iso audit those documents should be created . That can be done by company itself or an ISO consultant can be hired to prepare those documents. All activities of all departments will be mentioned in those documents.

There is no specific instruction to prepare those documents. However following the iso rule you will have to create that. If you have good idea about ISO Standard then you can do it by yourself. It not then ISO Consultant can help you to prepare those ISO documents.

Preparing those documents is not enough. You have to implement those documents and instructions in your organization. An ISO auditor will check the records of all your activities. So, keeping record in proper way for all off activities is important.

Minimum one Internal audit and one management review meeting record should have there before performing third party ISO certification audit. After preparing those ISO documents minimum two months later audit can be performed.

ISO 9001 is a quality management system certificate. So, usually most of the companies do not include accounts in the certification scope. However if any organization want they can include it in the ISO 9001 certification scope.

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