Technical documentation

Technical documentation

Geographical scope of PEFC notification by the PEFC Council

Technical document

The list of countries where the notification for PEFC certification can be obtained from the national PEFC authorized body. This document was last updated 18 January 2022.

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The list of countries where the notification for PEFC certification can be obtained from the national PEFC authorized body. This document was last updated 18 January 2022.

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.

PEFC Product Categories

Technical document

The revised list of the PEFC product categories. The PEFC product categories are a key element in the implementation of the PEFC chain of custody by certified organisations and certification bodies.

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The revised list of the PEFC product categories. The PEFC product categories are a key element in the implementation of the PEFC chain of custody by certified organisations and certification bodies.

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.

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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Marta Martínez Pardo

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