Directive to Notified Certification Bodies providing Chain of custody certification to AS 4707

05-Aug-2015

This Directive is for all Notified Certification Bodies providing Chain of Custody Certification to AS 4707 and relates to the verification of the use of the PEFC logos.

AS 4707:2014 provides specific requirements for the use of the Australian Forestry Standard logos under Clause 7.2 however no similar requirements are in place for the use of the PEFC logos.

This Directive requires all Notified Certification Bodies to interpret requirements for the use of the AFS logo listed in Clause 7.2 of AS 4707:2014 as meaning the use of the "AFS and/or PEFC" logos. 

Authorised by:
AFS Ltd (PEFC Australia) Board
Yarralumla, ACT, 2600
3 July 2015