Information for PEFC certificate holders relating to Covid-19
Latest updated regarding PEFC certification related to the “COVID-19 outbreak” is presented HERE.
Due to the spread of COVID-19 worldwide, travel and medical restrictions are affecting auditing activities. In order to provide some flexibility for certification bodies and certified companies affected by the disease, PEFC is issuing the “COVID-19: Guidance for certification bodies and certified companies”. This guidance sets forth provisions for permitting the implementation of remote audits due to the consequences of travel restrictions. In special cases extension of certificate validity may also be possible.