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general_term:external_audit

External audit

Definition

An external audit is an audit carried out by an independant, external party.

Note

The external party is called a certification institute (CI)

Relations

External auditis child ofaudit
External auditis used to certifymanagement system
External auditsucceeds an internal audit

Reference(s)

ISO 19011. Guidelines for audits of management systems.

general_term/external_audit.txt · Last modified: 2023/10/19 15:37 by peter