Chilean forest certification system submitted for assessment

The Chilean System for Sustainable Forest Management Certification has been submitted to PEFC for assessment. Find out more in our upcoming webinar.

Chilean forest certification system submitted for assessment

7 December 2022 PEFC system news

The Chilean System for Sustainable Forest Management Certification has been submitted to PEFC for assessment. The public consultation, which is your chance to give your feedback on this revised system, will run from 12 December 2022 to 9 February 2023.

tPEFC Chile revised the country’s national forest certification system following the entry into force of the revised 2018 PEFC Sustainable Forest Management standard. 

To provide you with additional information about this revised national system, we are holding a webinar on 12 December at 13:00 CET. .

The endorsement process

After revising the national system in line with PEFC requirements, PEFC Chile submitted the revised system to PEFC for endorsement. The national system is now undergoing the PEFC assessment process, carried out by an independent PEFC Registered Assessor. It must pass this process and be approved by the PEFC General Assembly before it can achieve endorsement.

An important aspect of the assessment process is the public consultation. Over the sixty-day consultation, stakeholders from around the world can give their comments and provide feedback on any aspect of the system. The Registered Assessor will use the information received from this consultation in their assessment of the system.

Join us on 12 December to find out more.

Conflict Timber

See PEFC's guidance following the announcement that all timber originating from Russia and Belarus is ‘conflict timber’.

COVID-19

See PEFC's latest COVID-19 guidance for certification bodies and certified entities.

PEFC contact

Hubert Inhaizer

Technical Officer

Related Organizations

PEFC Chile

National member

www.pefc.cl

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