European Regulation (EC)

ECOCERT issues your certification for the European market


ECOCERT offers the certification of your activities according to (EC) Regulations 834/2007, 889/2008 and 1235/2008 relative to organic farming in the European Union. These regulations cover :

  • Processed and unprocessed plant products, farm animals and their products intended for human consumption
  • Other unprocessed plant products
  • Processed and unprocessed plants and nutritional supplements intended for cattle or aquaculture

Consult the documents dedicated to your sector

  • Useful information

- ECOCERT practical guides
- The organic farming certification procedure
- Rules for the identification of products certified by ECOCERT

  • European regulation

(EC) No 834/2007
- (EC) No 889/2008
- (EC) No 1235/2008

  • EOS (ECOCERT organic standard)

EOS v05 : ECOCERT Organic Standard into force from 01/11/2017

Certification process

  • Lists and codes numbers of control bodies

- Control bodies in the European Union
- Control bodies from Equivalent third countries (cf Annex III of REC 1235/2008), Control Bodies for the purpose of Equivalence in third countries (cf Annex IV of REC 1235/2008).

  • Useful linksies

- List of EOS operators in third countries
- Web certificates
Official Journal of the European Union
European commission


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