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Microsoft Purview Compliance Manager

Simplify compliance and reduce risk.

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Go Beyond Data Protection with Microsoft Purview

Discover new capabilities that will transform how you secure your organization's data across clouds, devices, and platforms.

Get compliant, stay compliant, and scale compliance

Meet multicloud compliance requirements across global, industrial, or regional regulations and standards with help from Compliance Manager.

Intuitive management

Get end-to-end compliance management capabilities such as easy onboarding, workflow management, control implementation, and evidence cataloging.

Scalable assessments

Take advantage of ready-to-use, customizable, and multicloud regulatory assessment templates to meet your business requirements and regulatory needs.

Built-in capabilities

Reduce compliance risks with in-product capabilities such as compliance score, control mapping, versioning, and continuous control assessments.

Learn how to keep up with the evolving compliance and risk landscape.

Key features of Microsoft Purview Compliance Manager

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Multicloud regulatory assessments

Choose from over 320 ready-to-use and customizable regulatory assessment templates that help meet multicloud compliance requirements with Microsoft 365 or non-Microsoft products or services.

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Continuous control assessment

Receive continuous status and automatic credit results for technical controls as Compliance Manager scans through your environment and detects system settings.

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Continuous regulatory updates

Stay current with the latest guidance on regulatory, product, or control mapping changes and take appropriate improvement actions to help meet relevant certification requirements.

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Common control mapping

Scale your compliance program by taking one action and satisfying multiple requirements across several regulations and standards, eliminating the need to update the same control multiple times.

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Compliance score

Get a quantifiable measure of compliance to help prioritize the most impactful actions. This risk-based score can be filtered for a specific regulation or standard or a specific solution category.

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Address the biggest challenges in data security

Learn four strategies to overcome common problems that organizations face as work models change and defending against data risks becomes more complex.

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What customers are saying

Webber Wentzel
“Microsoft Purview Compliance Manager is basically an umbrella that governs what we protect, from multifactor authentication to our data loss prevention policies. With this upgrade we can reduce the combined security and operational costs by about 10 percent.”

— Bethuel Lebepe, IT Security Analyst.

Microsoft 365 E5 Compliance

Originally starting from $12.00 now starting from $12.00

$12.00 $12.00


(annual commitment)


Microsoft Purview Compliance Manager is a part of Microsoft 365 E5 Compliance Suite

Microsoft offers comprehensive compliance and data governance solutions to help your organization manage risks, protect and govern sensitive data, and respond to regulatory requirements.

* Customers currently licensed with Enterprise Mobility Security + Office E3, Microsoft 365 E3, or a version of these suites that does not include Microsoft Teams, are eligible to purchase or try E5 Compliance. You must be a global, compliance, or billing admin to initiate this trial. 

Additional resources


Compliance Manager blog

See the latest announcements about Compliance Manager.


Technical documentation

Explore Compliance Manager technical documentation.


Compliance Manager interactive guide

Learn how to use Compliance Manager.


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