Attached please find the terms of reference for the International Generic Indicators (IGI) Working Group.

FSC members are invited to submit their applications using the attached application form.

FSC Network Partners and FSC-accredited certification bodies should not apply to be on this Working Group; a separate process is being utilized to solicit their participation.

FSC is also establishing an IGI Consultative Forum for stakeholder who are not able to participate in the Working Group yet want to provide direct and ongoing input into the process.

An application form for the IGI Consultative Forum is also attached.

All applications must be submitted to Karen Steer,, by 27 April 2012.

The Working Group will commence its work in June 2012.