Organic Certification Application Forms -
To start the application process please contact the Organic
Administration Staff at AUS-QUAL for a copy of reference material,
our current fees, and the current forms listed below that are
required for your Operation.
Contact details are:
AUS-QUAL endeavours to accommodate Audit date requests whenever
possible, however please note that the Audit cannot be scheduled
until the Application and documentation has been reviewed and
approved, and payment of your Application Fee has been received.
The process from receipt of application to review, and approval,
can vary depending on when all the required information is
If you are transferring from another Certification Body, to
ensure your Certification does not lapse, AUS-QUAL recommends that
the required paperwork be submitted to at least 8 weeks prior to
your current Certification Expiry Date. You would also need to
submit a copy of your previous audit report, current certificate,
evidence of your pre-certification start date, along with any
evidence of non-compliance closures if applicable.
For anyone currently certified to NOP who are looking at
transferring to AUS-QUAL, please ensure you review the NOP Handbook
Instruction NOP 2604 "Responsibilities of certified operations
changing certifying agents", in regards to your responsibility when
transferring certification bodies.
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