March 28, 2022
Japan Quality Assurance Organization (JQA)
"Management System Certification/Registration Rules" has been revised and a summary of changes in the 16th edition of the rules is as shown below.
The 16th Edition of "Management System Certification/Registration Rules"
Deletion of Standards
Delete OHSAS18001standard upon it’s abolitionDelete CSMS standard according to withdrawal from the certification services
|Addition of reference standards||Add JIP-ISAC102-2.0 as reference standard for ISO/IEC27701|
|Addition of Clause 3.10||Add clause which prohibits video-/audio-recording during audit|
|Addition of Clause 5.5||Clarify JQA’s audit plan as a part of audit report|
Addition of publication of certification information
|Add UKAS as publication of accredited certification information|
|Clause 20.1||Update procedure with regard to certification transfer|
|Additional description on Clause 20.4||Add procedure for JQA to inform an original certification body of completion of registration of an organization after successful certificate transfer|
|Specific to IATF16949||Clarify the scope to be included for the site requiring 3rd party certification to IATF16949|
|Specific to JFS-C||