National members

Institute for Forest Certification

History before PEFC

The Institute for Forest Certification was created to implement PEFC certification in Slovenia. 

It joined PEFC as a National Governing Body in March 2005.

What are the benefits of being part of the PEFC alliance?

We help forest owners and companies to certify products and to have low cost of certification.

Slovenian system information

Slovenian assessment report 1.32 MB
Slovenian sustainable forest management standard 152.54 KB
Slovenian full system documentation 4.75 MB

Endorsement milestones

To maintain its PEFC endorsement, the system must meet specific endorsement milestones. The first milestone is the start of the periodic review within five years of the national approval of the sustainable forest management standard.

  • National approval date: 14 September 2012
  • Review date: 14 November 2019*

* The review date is linked to the approval date of the revised Sustainable Forest Management standard PEFC ST 1003 (14 November 2018).

System history

  • Joined PEFC: 10 March 2005
  • Endorsed: 3 August 2007
  • Re-endorsed: 29 July 2014


Institute for Forest Certification in Slovenia
Gospodinjska ulica 6
1000 Ljubljana

Mihael Koprivnikar

Tel: +386 418 765 00

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