Conformity

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1. Conformity means to meet or comply with the requirements.

Notes (1): There are many types of requirements. There are quality, customer, product, management, legal. Requirements can be explicitly specified (like the Singapore Standards :SS540, BS 25999 or Australian and New Zealand Business Continuity Management standard : AS/NZS 5050:2009 (Under Development) requirements) or implied.

Notes (2): A specified requirement is one that has been stated in a standard. When an organization meets a requirement, it is said that it conforms to that requirement.

BCMBoK Competency Level
BCMBoK 7: Program Management CL 2A: Intermediate (Audit)


A Manager's Guide to Auditing and Reviewing Your Business Continuity Management Program (2009) BUY!

Courses: ISO 22301 BCMS Audit

Courses: BCM Certification

(Source: Business Continuity Management Institute - BCM Institute)


2. Fulfilment of a requirement.

Template:ISO 22300 Source

(Source: ISO 22301:2012 – Societal Security – Business Continuity Management Systems - Requirements) - clause 3.10