ISO 9001 certification for quality management systems

"We’ve significantly developed our business, and increased our sales, with the assistance of our QMS and the ISO 9001 certification from LRQA."

Claire Cooper, Operations Director
AR Engineering Industries

ISO 9001 is the international quality management system (QMS) standard that can help any sized organisation consistently meet the needs of their customers and other relevant stakeholders.

Gaining ISO 9001 certification will enable your organisation to continually improve your processes and manage your key business risks through the use of carefully themed assessments.

ISO 9001:2015 Revision September 2018

Transition to ISO 9001:2015

All ISO 9001 approved organisations are required to transition to the new standard by September 2018. Learn more about ISO 9001:2015 and how LRQA can help.

Benefits of ISO 9001 certification

  • Cost reductions – The ISO 9001 standard will enable you to streamline your processes without affecting product and service quality, therefore reducing costs.
  • Productivity improvements – By following best practice, ISO 9001 certification ensures all employees understand their roles within the organisation, reducing any margin for error.
  • Customer loyalty – ISO 9001 certification enables you to continuously meet the needs of your customers and other stakeholders, increasing customer satisfaction.
  • Win new business – Where it is not a contractual obligation or expectation in some industries, certification to the ISO 9001 standard can provide you with a competitive advantage.
  • Supply chain security – Approval to the ISO 9001 standard demonstrates that you are committed to providing quality products and services, enabling you to develop secure business relationships within your supply chain.

Need help with ISO 9001?

Call 0800 783 2179 to speak to our team who are on hand to help you with ISO 9001.

Why choose LRQA for ISO 9001?


LRQA has been at the forefront of standards development and involved in QMS assessment and certification for more than 30 years.


LRQA provides UKAS-accredited ISO 9001 certification, training and gap analysis services whatever your industry sector.

QMS specialists

Our assessors and technical specialists input into the work of the ISO technical committees so we know what we’re talking about.

How LRQA can help

ISO 9001:2015 Training Courses

We have a wide range of training courses for ISO 9001 quality management systems, with nationwide venues close to you.

Join our ISO 9001 Transition Club
Receive regular news updates, free webinars, advice and analysis and much more by signing up to our transition club.

ISO 9001:2015 Gap Analysis
If you are an existing customer we can assess your existing QMS against the new ISO 9001:2015 standard.