Certifier: documents for recognition

Here you can find the necessary documents for recognition as a VLOG certification body.

VLOG-Guideline for certification bodies, auditors, evaluators and certifiers version 3.0 (applicable until 31 December 2022)

VLOG-Guideline for certification bodies, auditors, evaluators and certifiers version 4.0 (applicable from 01 January 2023)

Application for VLOG recognition of certification bodies (17 January 2020)

Notification sheet for VLOG-auditors, -evaluators and -certifiers (17 January 2020)

List auf audits for VLOG-auditors, -evaluators and -certifiers (17 January 2020)

Certification body recognition agreement (01 September 2020)

 

Sanction procedure for certification bodies and auditors

The following sanction procedure is used for dealing with violations of the regulations / specifications of the Verband Lebensmittel ohne Gentechnik e.V. The procedure allows a standardized and more transparent process for the sanctioning of certification bodies and auditors.

The sanction procedure is part of the certification body recognition contract and includes the following documents:
•    VLOG guideline for handling non-compliances
•    Classification of non-compliances for certification bodies
•    Catalog of sanctions for infringements by certification bodies
•    Classification of violations for VLOG auditors
•    Catalog of sanctions for infringements by VLOG auditors

Sanction procedure for certification bodies and auditors (10 November 2022)