Certifier: documents for recognition

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