Technical Updates


Friday, 01 October 2021
FSC Publishes New Version of the Trademark Standard for Certificate Holders

On 1 October 2021 FSC published the revised trademark standard FSC-STD-50-001 (V2-1) Requirements for use of the FSC trademarks by certificate holders, with changes to the MIX label text and the controlled wood claims. The standard will become effective on 1 January 2022. read more …


Friday, 01 October 2021
Have your say on the revised UK National Forest Stewardship Standard and National HCV Framework

There is another opportunity for you to play a part in revising the standard for FSC certification of responsible forest management in the UK, as well as the framework providing guidance on the management of High Conservation Values. read more …


Thursday, 16 September 2021
FSC UK Annual Review 2020/21

Annual Review 2020/2021 Cover (© Cover image: FSC UK / J. Dickenson)© Cover image: FSC UK / J. DickensonRead about our work over the previous financial year in our latest annual review. read more …


Wednesday, 19 May 2021
Public Consultation Open: Share Your Feedback on the FSC Policy for Association

The consultation is open until 16 July 2021. We invite your feedback via the FSC Consultation Platformread more …


Tuesday, 04 May 2021
FSC Extends Validity of FSC Policy Responses to COVID-19 and Publishes Amended General Auditing Derogation FSC-DER-2020-001

All COVID-19 derogations and interpretations are now valid through 31 December 2021. Additionally, the general auditing derogation FSC-DER-2020-001 has been amended by adding one additional option for handling forest management re-evaluation audits. read more …


Monday, 15 March 2021
Consultation: Should FSC's Product Classification be Revised?

All stakeholders are invited to comment on the review report on FSC-STD-40-004a FSC Product Classificationread more …



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