Certification Bodies

AfriCert Ltd.

Contract Number: 73
Home Country: Kenya
Address: Plaza 2000 1st Floor, East Wing,
Mombasa Road, P.O. Box 00200-74696,
Nairobi,
Kenya.
Phone Number: +254 715 041 339

Accreditations

EU Equivalence

ISO/IEC 17065:2012 - Conformity Assessment - Requirements for Bodies Certifying Products, Processes and Services in addition to the Control measures and labelling requirements as set out in Regulation No (EC) 834/2007 and its implementing regulations.

The details shown below are the EU categories and countries recommended by the IOAS for EU recognition.

For the actual status of the EU accreditation and recognised categories and countries please refer to the current regulation (EC) 1235/2008.

Accreditation Status: Recommended

Standards

  • International Accredited Certification Bodies Equivalent European Union Organic Production & Processing Standard for Third Countries

Categories

  • A: Unprocessed plant products
  • B: Live animals or unprocessed animal products
  • D: Processed agricultural products for use as food (excluding wine)

Countries

  • Burundi
  • Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Egypt
  • Ethiopia
  • Ghana
  • Ivory Coast
  • Kenya
  • Rwanda
  • South Africa
  • Tanzania
  • Uganda

ISO/IEC 17065

ISO/IEC 17065:2012 - Conformity Assessment - Requirements for Bodies Certifying Products, Processes and Services.

Accreditation Status: Accredited
First Accredited: 6 February 2020
Accreditation renewal date: 31 January 2025

Standards

  • International Accredited Certification Bodies Equivalent European Union Organic Production & Processing Standard for Third Countries

Categories

  • Unprocessed plant products
  • Live animals or unprocessed animal products
  • Processed agricultural products for use as food (excluding wine)

Countries

  • Burundi
  • Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Egypt
  • Ethiopia
  • Ghana
  • Ivory Coast
  • Kenya
  • Rwanda
  • South Africa
  • Tanzania
  • Uganda

GlobalG.A.P.

ISO/IEC 17065:2012 - Conformity Assessment - Requirements for Bodies Certifying Products, Processes and Services

Accreditation Status: Accredited
First Accredited: 31 August 2020
Accreditation renewal date: 31 January 2025

Standards

  • GLOBALG.A.P. - Integrated Farm Assurance (IFA) Crops Base v5.2 (2019)

Categories

  • Fruit & Vegetables with certification Option 1 and Option 2

Countries

  • Kenya
  • Tanzania
  • Uganda
  • Rwanda
  • Burundi
  • Ghana

Organic Agriculture

IFOAM, Canada, EU

Organic Textiles

GOTS, Textile Exchange

Organic Cosmetics

COSMOS, NATRUE

Sustainable Agriculture

GlobalG.A.P.

ISO/IEC 17065 Accreditation

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