National members

Our national members are independent, national organizations that develop and run the national forest certification system in their country. 

The Council for Sustainable Forest Management in the Republic of Macedonia

The North Macedonian Forest Certification System was endorsed in 2018. The new regional system for the Western Balkans, currently under assessment, will substitute the national system once it is endorsed.

2016 system documentation

Macedonian sustainable forest management standard 416.47 KB
Macedonian assessment report 1.73 MB
Macedonian full system documentation 4.40 MB

Endorsement milestones

To maintain its PEFC endorsement, the system must meet specific endorsement milestones. The first milestone is the start of the periodic review within five years of the national approval of the sustainable forest management standard.

  • National approval date: 2 September 2016
  • Review date: 2 September 2021

2020/21 system assessment (regional system)

  • Status: Public consultation finished, assessment ongoing 
  • Type: Endorsement of a new system 
  • Download the system documentation
  • System submitted for assessment: 6 July 2021
  • Consultation: 4 August - 2 October 2021
  • Assessor: Form international

Watch the recording of the webinar to find out more about this regional system.

System history

  • System endorsed: 4 June 2018
  • Public consultation: 17 January - 18 March 2017
  • System submitted for assessment: 16 December 2016
  • Joined PEFC: 16 November 2016


The Council for Sustainable Forest Management in the Republic of Macedonia
st. Nikola Parapunov no. 41 - 5/3/307
1000 Skopje
North Macedonia

Saso Petrovski

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