Technical documentation

Technical documentation

Issuance of PEFC trademarks usage licences by the PEFC Council, PEFC GD 1005

Procedural document

Date of implementation 2 December 2020

PEFC GD 1005:2020 sets out the rules for the issuance of PEFC trademarks usage licences by the PEFC Council, to ensure legally compliant use of the PEFC trademarks in accordance with PEFC ST 2001, Trademarks Rules - Requirements.

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PEFC GD 1005:2020 sets out the rules for the issuance of PEFC trademarks usage licences by the PEFC Council, to ensure legally compliant use of the PEFC trademarks in accordance with PEFC ST 2001, Trademarks Rules - Requirements.

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.

Vietnamese assessment report

Assessment Report

Assessment report of the national forest certification system of Vietnam, by ITS Global. The system was endorsed by PEFC on 29 October 2020.

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Assessment report of the national forest certification system of Vietnam, by ITS Global. The system was endorsed by PEFC on 29 October 2020.

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.

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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