The FSC-STD-01-003 SLIMF and Community Forest Eligibility Criteria is open for public consultation from 14 April 2022 to 13 June 2022. To support this consultation FSC is offering three webinars for all interested parties. The webinars will include a question and answer period for participants. To register for an upcoming webinar use the links below:

This current draft version of the standard now includes a definition for community forest and increases the flexibility of local adaptation of small or low intensity managed forest (SLIMF) and community forest criteria. To learn more about the revision view the news article here and process page here. The consultation can be accessed here.