ISO/TS 16949 Quality Management System for the Automotive Industry Print
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To achieve high levels of quality in the automotive sector and gain acceptance as part of the global automotive supply chain, your business needs to be certified according to ISO/TS 16949. This technical specification is based on ISO 9001:2008 with additional requirements specific to the automotive sector, and describes a quality management system accepted by leading automotive manufacturers around the world.


  • Develop a process oriented quality management system for continual process improvement, defect prevention and reduction of waste.
  • Achieve high quality levels in the competitive automotive sector.
  • Gain recognition and acceptance by major automotive manufacturers as a parts and components supplier.
  • Become registered in the IATF global database, which is referred to by major automotive manufacturers.

Why SIRIM QAS International?

  • We are approved by the International Automotive Task Force (IATF) to offer this certification for the automotive sector.
  • Recognition by the IATF means that our certificates will be accepted by IATF OEM members all over the world.
  • We have a large pool of professional auditors with extensive experience in the automotive sector.

Certification Process

  1. Submission of Questionnaire and Appendix
  2. Issuance of Quotation
  3. Submission of Application
  4. Stage 1 Audit
  5. Stage 2 Audit
  6. Recommendation & Approval
  7. Issuance of Certificate
  8. Surveillance Audit/Recertification

Transfer your certificate

Contact us if you wish to transfer your certification from another accredited certification body to SIRIM QAS International.