Membership & Program Fee Overview Membership & Program Fee Overview (English)
Overview of the fees in each program
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As described in the Agreement, these License Terms and Conditions and the additional documents together comprising the Binding Documents are binding upon all participating companies, farms and farm groups in their dealings with RA. These Binding Documents cover the various elements of working with RA, including registration, audits and certification, traceability, labeling and selling product as certified.
July 2020 - The policy sets out specific implementation requirements for certificate holders at both producer and supply chain actor levels (Certification Criteria) and for reinforcing the assurance process (Assurance Process Rules).
Update to the Chain of Custody + Hazelnut Annex - Version 1.1 December 2015 Updated conversion rates, applicable for certificate holders of the UTZ hazelnut program
The UTZ Certification Protocol for Brazil 1.1 describes the process for becoming an UTZ certified member in Brazil. It explains which members need to receive an audit, and how and when this audit shall be conducted. The Certification Protocol for Brazil also describes the arrangements determining the relationship between the CBs operating in Brazil and UTZ.
This is the latest version of the UTZ Certification Protocol. The UTZ Certification Protocol describes the process for becoming an UTZ certified member. It explains which members need to receive an audit, and how and when this audit shall be conducted. The Certification Protocol also describes the arrangements determining the relationship between the CBs and UTZ.
As of December 3, 2018, companies can work with both Rainforest Alliance and UTZ certified products, by having one Chain of Custody certificate in place for either one of the current programs. If you are interested in taking advantage of this opportunity, please follow the steps in the this guideline document.
The Chain of Custody Cocoa Annex is used along with the Chain of Custody Standard by all cocoa supply chain actors who trade and/or process UTZ certified cocoa products. The Cocoa Annex does not include requirements in the form of control points. The control points still pertain as in the 2018 version however the annex of the 2018 version will be replaced with the one from 2020.
UTZ Terms & Conditions (January 2018) UTZ Terms & Conditions (English)
UTZ Terms & Conditions - January 2018 (English)