Public Consultations for Standards & Policies

Documents developed by FSC International such as standards, policies and invitations for participation can be found on the FSC Consultation Platform. 

Forest Management and Controlled Wood Audits

This section includes public consultations on Forest Management companies which are pursuing FSC-certification, becoming recertified and notices of annual surveillance audits. You will also find controlled wood audit consultations in this section. Please note that public notice documents are provided by certification bodies and may only be available in French or English.

lumber

Mercer International Inc

Audit Type: Controlled Wood Re-Certification Audit

Certification Body: KPMG

Audit Dates: August 8-September 9, 2022

Contact: Bodo von Schilling, bvonschilling@kpmg.ca, 604-691-3031

forest sapling

GreenFirst Forest Products Inc.- Gordon Cosens Forest

Audit Type: Forest Management Annual Audit

Certification Body: Preferred by Nature

Audit Dates: week of August 15, 2022

Contact: Mylene Raimbault, mraimbault@preferredbynature.org, 819-629-5950

forest sapling

Hearst Forest Management Inc.

Audit Type: Forest Management Audit

Certification Body: SGS

Audit Dates: August 9-12, 2022

Contact: Marcelo Levy, 647-220-5234, info@responsibleforestry.com

forest sapling

Domtar Windsor

Audit Type: Forest Management Annual Surveillance Audit

Certification Body: SAI Global

Audit Dates: week of August 29, 2022

Contact: Jean-François Légaré, Tél : 581-443-1389, Courriel : jfrancoislegare@gmail.com

forest sapling

Forêts privées certifiées du Québec

Audit Type: Forest Management Annual Audit

Certification Body: Preferred by Nature

Audit Dates: week of September 26 and October 10, 2022

Contact: Olivier Massicotte-Dagenais, omassicotte@preferredbynature.org, 418-564-3082

 

forest sapling

Produits Forestiers GreenFirst (Qc) Inc. – Foresterie Témiscamingue MU 081-51 and 081-52

Audit Type: Forest Management Annual Surveillance Audit 

Certification Body: Preferred by Nature

Audit Dates: week of September 29, 2022

Contact: Yves Bouthillier, ybouthillier@preferredbynature.org, 438-830-2434

lumber

JD Irving, Limited

Audit Type: Controlled Wood Re-Certification Audit

Certification Body: KPMG

Audit Dates: September 26-October 7, 2022

Contact: Craig Roessler, croessler@kpmg.ca, 604-691-3031

forest sapling

Port Hawksbury Paper Limited Partnership

Audit Type: Forest Management Re-registration Audit

Certification Body: SAI Global

Audit Dates: week of October 3, 2022

Contact: Eric Forget, eric.forget@novasylva.ca, 819-962-5910