ISO 22301:2012 - Societal Security - Business Continuity Management Systems

This standard is addressed by leading business continuity specialists and gives the best framework for managing business stability in an organization. Requirements have been set out the principles, procedures and terminology of business continuity planning and protecting critical operations during times of crisis. It identifies the needs for establishing and implementing a stability management plan and acts as reference point for all organizations, industries and sectors.

Standard covers the necessities for a robust business continuity management system, which will permit the company to minimize the risk associated with disruptions and to make sure control is maintained at all times. Disruptions to your business can result in revenue loss, data risk breakdowns and failure to deliver regular customer services as per service level agreements.


  • Reducing costs - action plan rehearsals mean that, should the worst happen, the organization’s financial situation is protected
  • Minimizing risk - enlarged resilience when faced with organizational threat
  • Resilience - improved ability to handle disruption and defend brand reputation