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Acceptance of PEFC Members (PEFC GD 1002:2016)

This document outlines the requirements and procedures for accepting members into the PEFC Council under the following two categories:

  1. PEFC National Governing Body, or
  2. International Stakeholder Member.

It also applies to change or transfer membership from an existing PEFC Council member to another organization.

More information:

PEFC Guide: Acceptance of PEFC Members (PEFC GD 1002:2016) (561.43 kB)

Application Form: PEFC International Stakeholder membership (52.56 kB)

Application Form: PEFC National Governing Body membership (43.44 kB)

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Forests area: 313 million ha
Forest owners: > 750,000
Companies (CoC): > 19,800

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