Trademark Use for Certificate Holders

Any organization with a valid FSC certificate is, with authorization, allowed to use one or all of these FSC trademarks – identifying that your products have been produced using material from responsible sources or to promote the fact you are certified.

Access to FSC Graphics

Use the online ‘Trademark Portal’to download high-resolution graphics of the FSC Labels and promotional logos.

At you can log in and download FSC's Forest For All Forever logos and materials with the same login as at

Access codes and passwords are available from your certifier.

Approval of FSC Label use

FSC-certified companies must send a sample of the FSC Label and/or promotional use (electronically) to their certifier for approval.


FSC offers all certified companies a free online course on how to use the FSC trademarks. Admission to the course is obtained by sending an email to etraining at fsc point org

Graphical Requirements & Resources:

Some useful documents that give guidance on the use of the FSC trademarks.

The quick guide provides important information extracted from the trademark standard with visual examples. It does not cover all aspects of trademark use and questions may arise. Therefore, please refer to FSC Trademark Standard 50-001 (V1-2) for detailed information and trademark rules in compliment with this quick guide.

The FSC trademark standard for certificate holders is a normative document that must be complied with for correct use of the FSC trademarks.

This document addresses some of the main questions on trademark use. Please get in touch with us at info at ca.fsc point org if you cannot find the answer to your question.

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