Technical documentation

Technical documentation

Accepted abbreviation and translations of the PEFC International chain of custody claims

Technical document

While the official PEFC chain of custody claims are in English, PEFC provides a list of accepted translations, and an abbreviation, that certified entities can use, and requirements on how to use them.

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While the official PEFC chain of custody claims are in English, PEFC provides a list of accepted translations, and an abbreviation, that certified entities can use, and requirements on how to use them.

Norwegian sustainable forest management standard

National standard

The national sustainable forest management standard of Norway. It maintained its endorsement on 8 June 2023. The review date is 18 August 2027.

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The national sustainable forest management standard of Norway. It maintained its endorsement on 8 June 2023. The review date is 18 August 2027.

PEFC Registered Assessors

Technical document

The list of PEFC registered assessor, the entities responsible for carrying out the evaluation of national forest certification systems against the PEFC requirements.

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The list of PEFC registered assessor, the entities responsible for carrying out the evaluation of national forest certification systems against the PEFC requirements.

Polish sustainable forest management standard

National standard

The national sustainable forest management standard of Poland. It maintained its endorsement on 12 February 2024. The review date is 10 May 2027.

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The national sustainable forest management standard of Poland. It maintained its endorsement on 12 February 2024. The review date is 10 May 2027.

Portuguese sustainable forest management standard

National standard

The national sustainable forest management standard of Portugal. It maintained its endorsement on 11 May 2023. The review date is 10 May 2027.

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The national sustainable forest management standard of Portugal. It maintained its endorsement on 11 May 2023. The review date is 10 May 2027.

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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