PAS 99 is a Publicly Available Specification of common requirements for management systems that can be used as a framework for an integrated management system. It is intended to encourage organisations with more than one management system to consider the opportunity to achieve a single holistic management system to enable them to more effectively run their operations. PAS 99 takes account of the six common requirements for management systems standards and follows the Plan, Do, Check, Act approach of all the major management systems requirements standards.
These six common requirements are:
The adoption of this PAS should considerably simplify the process of assessment and allow organisations to reap huge internal benefits.