IATF 16949:2016
Rationale Publication

Discover the intentions, rationale, and benefits of IATF 16949:2016 and develop a deeper understanding of the standard.

This is not a simplified version of IATF 16949 and is not intended to be used during an audit of an organization validating compliance with the requirements of IATF 16949

Take your understanding of the IATF 16949 standard to new heights.

Our document is your essential supplement if you're addressing IATF 16949:2016 requirements or considering its implementation. It offers insights, explanations, and practical recommendations to confidently navigate the standard, enhancing compliance efforts and maximizing value.


Have you ever wondered why a clause or requirement exists?

This invaluable document offers a comprehensive understanding of the reasoning behind each clause and requirement in the IATF 16949:2016 standard.

By delving into the rationale behind these elements, you will better understand their significance and value. Armed with this knowledge, you will not only comply more effectively but also appreciate the underlying purpose of each requirement, reinforcing the importance of adhering to the standard and driving your organization toward excellence.