Technical documentation

Technical documentation

Members of the Operating Forest Management Certification Working Group

Standards development

Members of the working group responsible for the development of PEFC ST 1004, the requirements for certification bodies that carry out PEFC forest management certification.

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Members of the working group responsible for the development of PEFC ST 1004, the requirements for certification bodies that carry out PEFC forest management certification.

Swiss assessment report

Assessment Report

Assessment report for the national forest certification system of Switzerland, by CK Services. The revised system maintained its endorsement on 19 October 2021.

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Assessment report for the national forest certification system of Switzerland, by CK Services. The revised system maintained its endorsement on 19 October 2021.

Terms of Reference of the PEFC Working Group Operating Forest Management Certification

Standards development

The terms of reference for the Working Group responsible for the development of PEFC ST 1004, the requirements for certification bodies that carry out PEFC forest management certification.

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The terms of reference for the Working Group responsible for the development of PEFC ST 1004, the requirements for certification bodies that carry out PEFC forest management certification.

PAFC Congo Basin assessment report

Assessment Report

Assessment report of the PAFC Congo Basin regional forest certification system, by Form international. The system achieved initial endorsement by PEFC on 9 December 2021.

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Assessment report of the PAFC Congo Basin regional forest certification system, by Form international. The system achieved initial endorsement by PEFC on 9 December 2021.

PEFC Checklist – Chain of Custody of Forest and Tree Based Products

Checklist

This checklist covers requirements for Chain of Custody as defined in PEFC ST 2002:2020, Chain of Custody of Forest and Tree Based Products. It shall be completed by any system that applies for endorsement and recognition of a system specific Chain of Custody standard (i.e., a national Chain of Custody standard).

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This checklist covers requirements for Chain of Custody as defined in PEFC ST 2002:2020, Chain of Custody of Forest and Tree Based Products. It shall be completed by any system that applies for endorsement and recognition of a system specific Chain of Custody standard (i.e., a national Chain of Custody standard).

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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