08 June 2020

The IATF has approved Revision 3 of the IATF Measures Coronavirus Pandemic COVID-19 document.

The third Revision incorporates the following updates:

    • The IATF 16949 Monitoring usage is now limited to the surveillance audit cycle only
    • An IATF 16949 Monitoring can start no earlier than 30 days prior to the end of the 2nd 90-day extension period
    • The criteria for conducting an IATF 16949 Monitoring were simplified, as well as the output recommendations
    • A simplified guidance is now available for the use of information sharing technologies during an IATF 16949 Monitoring
    • The specific instructions (for Certification Body internal audits and CB waivers) were moved to a separate Certification Body Communiqué
    • Four new Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) were added

All changes to previously communicated requirements are highlighted in red