Disputes procedures in FSC
1 November 2019
Processing of Policy for Association complaints in the FSC-certification system.
To ensure a simplified, timely, independent and effective resolution of Policy for Association complaints.
Fernanda Rodrigues, Individual, Brazil
Gerrit Marais, Individual, South Africa
Tom Kerr, Individual, United States
A summary of steps taken and outcomes in the process to date.
Procedure reviewed by Policy and Standards Committee (PSC)
60 day consultation period is closed
The Public Consultation on FSC-PRO-01-009 Processing Policy for Association Complaints is now open through July 26, 2020. Stakeholders may contribute to the consultation through the FSC Consultation Platform in either English or Spanish.
Interested participants are invited to register for one of the informational Q&A webinars on the draft procedure here:
Please note both webinars will cover the same topics and recordings will be made available.
FSC International Board of Directors agrees to include general complaints and appeals in the revision process of Processing Policy for Association complaints.
Technical Working Group established