Application Procedure for Accreditation Bodies wishing to offer IFOAM Accreditation

Since February 2015, IFOAM has oppened the possibility for Accreditation Bodies other than the IOAS to offer IFOAM Accreditation. Accreditation bodies wishing to offer this service must sign a contract with IFOAM. 

The contract template is available here. It contains the following annexes:

- Annex I: Quality Requirements for Accreditation Bodies Operating the IFOAM Accreditation Program.
- Annex II: Requirements for Operating IFOAM Accreditation.
- Annex III: Annual Reporting Requirements for Accreditation Bodies Operating the IFOAM Accreditation Program.
- Anex IV: Annal Fee Schedule for IFOAM Accreditation Bodies

The Application Procedure is available here.

The complaint procedure to enable any stakeholder to raise a complaint about any accreditation body offering IFOAM Accreditation is available here