Technical documentation

Technical documentation

Training Recognition Programme Guidelines (Draft)

Guidance document

Date of implementation 13 October 2020

The guidelines for certification bodies taking part in PEFC Training Recognition Programme (TRP). Note: this version is a draft.

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The guidelines for certification bodies taking part in PEFC Training Recognition Programme (TRP). Note: this version is a draft.

Swiss sustainable forest management standard

National standard

The national sustainable forest management standard of Switzerland. It maintained its endorsement on 19 October 2021. The review date is 28 September 2025.

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The national sustainable forest management standard of Switzerland. It maintained its endorsement on 19 October 2021. The review date is 28 September 2025.

Ukrainian sustainable forest management standard

National standard

The national sustainable forest management standard of Ukraine, which achieved initial endorsement by PEFC on 19 June 2021. The review date is 24 June 2025.

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The national sustainable forest management standard of Ukraine, which achieved initial endorsement by PEFC on 19 June 2021. The review date is 24 June 2025.

Malaysian sustainable forest management standard

National standard

The national sustainable forest management standard of Malaysia. It maintained its endorsement on 1 June 2021. The review date is 5 March 2025.

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The national sustainable forest management standard of Malaysia. It maintained its endorsement on 1 June 2021. The review date is 5 March 2025.

PEFC Chain of Custody – Introduction to changes

Standards development

An overview of the changes made to the PEFC Chain of Custody standard (2002:2020) compared to the previous version from 2013.

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An overview of the changes made to the PEFC Chain of Custody standard (2002:2020) compared to the previous version from 2013.

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.

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