The organization shall ensure that purchased product conforms the specified purchase requirements. The type of and extent of control applied to the supplier and the purchased product shall be dependent upon the effect of purchased product onsubsequent product realization or the final product.
The organization shall evaluate and select suppliers based on their ability to supply product in accordance with the organization’s requirements. Criteria for selection, evaluation and re-evaluation shall be established. Records of the results of evaluations and any necessary actions arising from the evaluation shall be maintained