Documented Information

Free - "Where Documented Information Appears In
AS9100:2016 and ISO 9001:2015"

This document is a guide to where documents and records are required and provides clarity on AS9100:2016 requirements and the term "documented information".


When preparing to implement an AS9100 quality management system (QMS), this document indicates where the term “documented information” occurs in each section of the AS9100:2016 (including ISO 9001:2015) standard. 

When it states “maintain documented information”, this is equivalent to having a procedure or being documented somewhere.  Where it indicates “retain documented information”, there needs to be some type of record. 

Use this helpful resource to identify what documents and records must exist per the AS9100D requirements.


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