How to become a Certified Supplier

The process to becomeĀ a PQG Certified Supplier is summarised as follows:

  1. The supplier requests a PS 9000 certification audit to be performed by one of the PQG ApprovedĀ certification bodies.
  2. The results of the audit are communicated to PQG who validate the data.
  3. The PS 9000 certificate is issued to the supplier.
  4. The PQG Certified Supplier website list is updated.

This is also shown in the flowchart linked below.

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A Scheme requirements document giving the variousĀ responsibilities of the Organisation seeking certification, PQG, the third party Auditor and the accredited Certification Body may be found HERE