ISO 9001:2008 vs ISO 9001:2015 | Difference between ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 9001:2015

ISO 9001:2008 vs ISO 9001:2015 | Difference between ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 9001:2015

1) Major changes between ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 9001:2015 is New High-Level Structure: 

→ ISO 9001:2015 has 10 clauses instead of 8 clauses.
→ ISO 9001:2015 has a new high-level structure.


Major changes between ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 9001:2015

2) Major Differences In Terminology:

Major Differences In Terminology

    ISO-9001:2008 → Products
    ISO-9001:2015 → Products & Services

    ISO-9001:2008 → Exclusions
    ISO-9001:2015 → Not Used 

    ISO-9001:2008 → Management Representative
    ISO-9001:2015 → Not Used (Similar Responsibilities & Authorities are assigned)

    ISO-9001:2008 → Documentation, Quality Manual, Procedure, Records
    ISO-9001:2015 → Documented Information


    ISO-9001:2008 → Work Environment
    ISO-9001:2015 → Environment for the operation of Processes

    ISO-9001:2008 → Monitoring & Measuring Equipment
    ISO-9001:2015 → Monitoring and Measuring Resources

    ISO-9001:2008 → Purchased Product
    ISO-9001:2015 → Externally Provided Products & Services

    ISO-9001:2008 → Supplier
    ISO-9001:2015 → External Provider



3) Quality Management Principles reduced from 8 to 7 nos:

→ See: Quality Management Principles