New state standard for quality auditing adopted

16.08.2022,15:44


August 16, Fineko/abc.az. In order to constantly monitor, evaluate and improve the efficiency of the management system at enterprises and organizations, a new state standard "Guidelines for auditing management systems" was adopted on the basis of the international standard AZS ISO 19011:2022.

ABC.AZ reports with reference to the Ministry of Economy that the draft standard submitted by the public association "Quality Association" was approved by the legal entity of public law "Azerbaijan Standardization Institute", subordinate to the State Service for Antimonopoly Control and Supervision of the Consumer Market, and included into the State Fund of normative documents on standardization.

The new standard defines guidelines and procedures for managing an audit program and conducting a management system audit.