The experiences gained in certification of different projects and feedback from many different actors and experts in the field of fair trade and Corporate Social Responsibility led to a revision of the standard in 2010. To find our more about the changes between the versions of 2008 and 2011 please click
Please download the current version of the Fair for Life Social & FairTrade Programme. The certification programme consists of the general programme with scope, objectives, background and all core principles and criteria; in addition, separate detailed control modules are part of the Fair for Life programme, which contain guidance texts on all criteria as well as the control points that will be verified during audits.
Klick on the links below to get to the English version of the programme and the modules:
The flow of the inspection and certification procedure is described in detail in the Certification Procedures which can be found in chapter 1.3 of
Control Module 1: Labelling and Control Criteria
of the Fair for Life Programme (in English).
For handlers and retailers
For more information on handling and labelling of Fair for Life products please read the
for handler and retailers.
If you wish to become Fair for Life certified please send the filled in application form to email@example.com Please use one of the application forms below: Application form for
producers Application form for