Withdrawn from 02.11.2020
This International Standard defines terms and definitions applicable to the standards on MSR prepared by
ISO/TC 46/SC 11. It also establishes the objectives for using a MSR, provides principles for a MSR, describes
a process approach and specifies roles for top management.
This International Standard is applicable to any type of organization that wishes to:
a) establish, implement, maintain and improve a MSR to support its business;
b) assure itself of conformity with its stated records policy;
c) demonstrate conformity with this International Standard by
1) undertaking a self-assessment and self-declaration, or
2) seeking confirmation of its self-declaration by a party external to the organization, or
3) seeking certification of its MSR by an external party.