ISO 27701:2019

ISO 27701:2019

ISO 27701 is an extension to ISO/IEC 27001 and ISO/IEC 27002 for privacy information management. We’re going to explain what that means

Structure of Standard:

PIMS requirements related to ISO/IEC 27001 are outlined in clause 5.
PIMS requirements related to ISO/IEC 27002 are outlined in clause 6.
PIMS guidance for PII Controllers are outlined in clause 7.
PIMS guidance for PII Processors are outlined in clause 8.


In Annexure:

Annex A PIMS-specific reference control objectives and controls (PII Controllers).
Annex B PIMS-specific reference control objectives and controls (PII Processors).
Annex C Mapping to ISO/IEC 29100.
Annex D Mapping to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
Annex E Mapping to ISO/IEC 27018 and ISO/IEC 29151.
Annex F How to apply ISO/IEC 27701 to ISO/IEC 27001 and ISO/IEC 27002.


ISO 27701 came into being on the 6th August 2019. Because the standard is so new, very few organisations have adopted it. If you choose to go for ISO 27701 certification, you’ll find yourself ahead in Information Security market palace.

How to go for ISO 27701 Certification?.

ISO 27701 builds on ISO/IEC 27001. That means you can either:
  • Achieve first ISO 27001 certification than after go for ISO 27701 Certification
  • Go for ISO 27001 and 27701 certifications as a single project.

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