01 April 2024

The Rules 6th Edition is here!

The wait is over! The new version of The Rules is here and available in twelve languages. You can buy an official copy of Rules 6th Edition through links on the IATF Publication page: https://www.iatfglobaloversight.org/iatf-publications.

Created by the International Automotive Task Force (IATF), the new Rules 6th Edition requirements are binding on the IATF-recognized certification bodies, but there are also certain requirements that should be understood by any organization certified to IATF 16949. The Rules 6th Editon becomes effective on 1 January 2025. As of 1 January 2025, IATF Rules 5th Edition and all IATF Rules 5th Edition Sanctioned Interpretations and Frequently Asked Questions become obsolete.