Certification Bodies

FSC certification takes place through independent third-party assessments of applicant companies by FSC Certifiers. All of the FSC Certifiers listed below can conduct FSC Forest Management and Chain of Custody certification audits. All certifiers work nationally and have local auditors located across the country.


Bureau de normalisation du Quebec (BNQ)

Anne-Marie Gauthier
T: 418-652-2238 x2456
E; anne-marie.gauthier at bnq.qc point ca

BM Trada Certification

Mario Vieira/Lynda Giacone
T: 1-855-517-2439
E: mvieira at bmtradagroup point com or lgiacone at bmtradagroup point com

Bureau Veritas

Mike Kenealy
T: 248-642-7653
E: mike.kenealy at us.bureauveritas point com


Control Union

Luut Brink
T: 604-988-8484
E: lbrink@controlunion.com

KPMG Forest Certification Services

Craig Roessler
T:604-691-3115

Rainforest Alliance

Chain of Custody certification:
Regional Coordinator
Bill Timpano
T: 705-684-8099,
Cell: 705-746-6612
E: wtimpano at ra point org

FSC Label and Logo Approvals:
Jenna Murphy
T: 613-710-0880
E: jmurphy at ra point org

View auditors across Canada.


SAI Global

Sylvain Frappier
T: 819-243-8016
E: sylvain.frappier at saiglobal point com

SCS Global Services - Canada

Dr. Robert Hrubes
Executive Vice President
2200 Powell Street, Suite 725
Emeryville, CA 94608
Tel: (510) 452-8007
Fax: (510) 452-8001
E: rhrubes at scsglobalservices point com

ForestManagement: Worldwide
Brendan Grady
Program Manager, Forest Management Certification
T: (510) 452-8034
E: bgrady at scsglobalservices point com

Chain of Custody: Worldwide
Sarah Harris
Director, Chain of Custody Certification Services
T: (510) 452-8012
E: sharris@scsglobalservices.com

Chain of Custody Forest Management: Canada
Dr. Haris Gilani
Business Development Consultant
T: 604-351-9990
E: hgilani at scsglobalservices point com

Label and Logo Approvals:
FSClogo@scsglobalservices.com

SGS Canada Inc.

Forest Management Certification
Responsible Forestry Solutions (Acting on behalf of SGS)
Marcelo Levy & Nick Moss Gillespie
T: 647-897-6995/ 647-220-5234
E: info at responsibleforestry point com

Chain of Custody certification:
Ron Wald
Product Manager
T: 1-763-280-1184
E: ronald.wald at sgs point com

Label and Logo Approvals:
Rutherford -North American Head Office:
T: 201-508-3115
E: usssc.forestry at sgs point com


Soil Association

Forest Management
Larissa Chambers
lchambers@soilassociation.org 
T: +44 1179142435

Chain of Custody
Ewan Brown
ebrown@soilassociation.org
T: +44 1179142435 

FSC Label and Logo Approvals:
E: wm at soilassociation point org

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