Normative documents under development, review or revision
FSC policies, standards, and procedures govern our activities and ensure that the FSC brand remains equitable, credible and practical.
Our development, review and revision process is comprehensive, transparent, inclusive and robust, aiming to promote stability and predictability with the FSC system.
Ongoing processes and their respective status are shown below
|FSC-STD-60-004 V1-1||Intact forest landscape (IFL) indicators – international generic indicators (IGIs)||First consultation is now closed. We are currently assessing feedback.|
|FSC-GD-30-009 V1-0||High conservation value (HCV) manager’s guide||First consultation is now closed. We are currently assessing feedback.|
|FSC-STD-20-002||Structure, Content and Local Adaptation of Generic Forest Stewardship Standards||Analyzing feedback from the first public consultation|
|FSC-STD-40-004||Chain of Custody Standard||Published on 01 January 2017|
|FSC-STD-40-006||FSC Chain of Custody Standard for Project Certification||Creation of first draft|
|FSC-STD-50-001||Requirements for use of the FSC trademarks by Certificate Holders||Second draft of the trademark standard (FSC-STD-50-001 V2-0) open for consultation|
|FSC-POL-01-004||Policy for Association||FSC Policy for Association second consultation closed: Report now available|
|FSC-POL-30-001||FSC Pesticides Policy||Deadline extended: Seeking social and environmental stakeholders to join a working group|
|FSC-PRO-30-001||Pesticide Derogation Procedure||Under publication|
|FSC-PRO-30-002||Demonstrating the Impact of Forest Stewardship on Ecosystem Services||First draft development|
|Report on compliance with ILO Core Conventions principles||Generic Criteria and Indicators for Compliance with the ILO Core Conventions Principles||Submitted for approval|