This standard was last reviewed* in 2009.
ISO 9000:2005 describes fundamentals of quality management systems, which form the subject of the ISO 9000 family, and defines related terms.
It is applicable to the following:
a) organizations seeking advantage through the implementation of a quality management system;
b) organizations seeking confidence from their suppliers that their product requirements will be satisfied;
c) users of the products;
d) those concerned with a mutual understanding of the terminology used in quality management (e.g. suppliers, customers, regulators);
e) those internal or external to the organization who assess the quality management system or audit it for conformity with the requirements of ISO 9001 (e.g. auditors, regulators, certification/registration bodies);
f) those internal or external to the organization who give advice or training on the quality management system appropriate to that organization;
g) developers of related standards.
Document published on: 2005-09-15 Edition: 3 (Monolingual) ICS: 03.120.10; 01.040.03 Status: Published Stage: 90.92 (2012-01-16) TC/SC: ISO/TC 176/SC 1 Number of Pages: 30
Revised by: ISO/FDIS 9000
Revises: ISO 9000:2000
No corrigenda or amendments available