Ongoing assessments

Ongoing assessments

The assessment of national and regional forest certification systems, carried out by independent PEFC Register Assessors, ensures these systems meet our international requirements.

Here you can find all the national and regional systems currently undergoing the PEFC assessment process. We have arranged the systems so you can see where they are in the assessment process. At the bottom of the page, you can see the systems that have most recently completed the process and are in full compliance with the PEFC requirements.

Systems submitted for assessment

The PEFC national member has submitted the documentation to start the assessment process. The public webinar to present the system is scheduled or completed. The date of the webinar marks the start of the 60-day public consultation.

No systems have recently been submitted for assessment.

Ongoing assessment

The public consultation has concluded, the Registered Assessor has been selected, and the verification of the system against the benchmark requirements is ongoing.

Romanian Forest Certification System
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Austrian Forest Certification System
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Thai Forest Certification System
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Croatian Forest Certification System
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Lithuanian Forest Certification System
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Turkish Forest Certification System
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Bulgarian Forest Certification System
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Spanish Forest Certification System
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Hungarian Forest Certification System
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Canadian Forest Certification System (CFCS)
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Italian Forest Certification System
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Irish Forest Certification System 
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Systems awaiting mutual recognition

The assessment process has been completed and the system is awaiting approval by the PEFC General Assembly (new systems/standards only).

No systems awaiting mutual recognition.

Systems with initial or conditional endorsements

The final report from the Registered Assessor has been delivered with conditions attached to the endorsement recommendation. The system has been granted initial or conditional endorsement, pending the completion of the conditions by a specified date.

French Forest Certification System 
See all system assessment details / Download the Assessment Report

Korea Forest Certification System 
See all system assessment details / Download the Assessment Report

Chilean System for Sustainable Forest Management Certification
See all system assessment details / Download the Assessment Report 

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