Our Certification Process

DMSL MS Certification Process

Steps to Becoming ISO MS Certified (9001/14001/45001 etc.)

  1. Enquiry & Application (ONLINE Application Form)

Customers make enquiry and choose the right certification for their companies. If you are new customer, create a new account and register your contact details by clicking New Client Application Form. Once your application is received, DMSL customer services representative will contact you.

  1. Work order or Proposal

After application review, You will also receive proposal for certification containing certification work order from DMSL.

  1. Stage 1 Audit

Stage 1 audit is carried out to determine the adequacy of the client’s management system documentation and readiness to proceed to the Stage 2 audit.

  1. Stage 2 Audit

After the findings from the Stage 1 audit have been resolved, the client is to notify the Audit Team Leader on the readiness to proceed to the Stage 2 audit. The purpose of the Stage 2 audit is to evaluate the implementation, including effectiveness, of the client’s management system.

  1. Recommendation

On satisfactory completion of the Stage 2 audit and verification of any non-conformity raised, the Audit Team Leader will prepare a recommendation report to the Certification Panel for approval.

  1. Issue of certificate

The certificate will be issued upon payment of all fees due and the signing of the Certification Agreement. The certificate is valid for 3 years from the date of approval.

  1. Surveillance & Recertification

All certified organizations will be subjected to one annual surveillance audit. In exceptional cases, two surveillance audits may be carried out annually. The first surveillance will be carried out 12 months from approval date. Renewal of certification is subject to a satisfactory Recertification audit carry out before the expiry of the certificate.

You may download DMSL Certification Guide for detailed understanding of our certification process.