The draft version can be purchased allowing companies to find out more about the standard before publication.
The main changes relate to format and increased importance on risk .
ISO 9001 is reviewed every five years and is being revised to ensure it is relevant and up-to-date.
At the DIS stage parties can submit feedback that will be considered before the final draft is published by the end of 2015.
Organizations certified to current standard, ISO 9001:2008 will be given a three-year transition period after publication of the new version to migrate to the updated edition.