AS/NZS ISO 19011:2014 Guidelines for auditing management systems provides guidance on auditing management systems and includes the principles of auditing, managing an audit program, and conducting management system audits.
The standard also provides guidance on the evaluation of competence of individuals involved in the audit process, including the person managing the audit program, auditors, and audit teams.
AS/NZS ISO 19011:
- includes modifications to broaden the scope of the standard to the auditing of any management systems
- is identical with, and has been reproduced from, ISO 19011:2011, Guidelines for auditing management systems
- supersedes AS/NZS ISO 19011:2003 Guidelines for quality and/or environmental management systems auditing.