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Control body, Institute for the Control and Certification of University of Maribor (IKC-UM), Slovenia, 2009

Control body, Institute for the Control and Certification of University of Maribor (IKC-UM), Slovenia, 2009. [Certification - Control authority and Control body]

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Type of authority/body

Private

Level of operation

International

The authority/body work areas

Both certification and inspection

Name of the authority/body

Institut za kontrolo in certifikacijo UM (IKC-UM), Institute for the Control and Certification of University of Maribor (IKC-UM)

Start year for doing organic certification and/or inspection

2004

EU control code according to O.J. 2009/C 72/04

SI-IKC-EKO

Accredited according to

ISO 65/EN 45011 with scope: EC 834/2007

Authority/body accredited by:

Slovenska Akreditacija (SA)

Is the authority/body a standards owner. If "no", then fill in the contact details below

Yes

Address

Pivola 8, SI-2311 Hoce, Slovenia

Phone

+386 (0)2613 08 31 (-32)

E-mail

ikc-info@uni-mb.si

Links to authority/body web page and further information

http://www.ikc-um.si

If not a standards owner, does the control authority/control body have a control logo?

Yes

Number of European organic standards (incl. the EC 834/2007) according to which the control authority/body offers certification and/or inspection in the country [standard certified / (standard inspected)]

1 / (1)

Titles of European organic standards (incl. the EC 834/2007) for which certification (and inspection) is offered in the country.

EC 834/2007

Titles of European organic standards (incl. the EC 834/2007) for which only inspection is offered in the country.

BIODAR

Comments on the system for certification and/or inspection in the country

The CB is also inspecting according to the private standards of the Union of the Slovenian Organic Farmers Association (USOFA) which issues the BIODAR label.

Names of other European countries (than the country concerned), where the control authority/body is operating

Croatia and Serbia.

Total number of operators in the country controlled (certified and/or inspected) according to the EC 834/2007 and/or national organic standards by the control authority/body.

297

Number of organic processors and other operators in the country controlled (certified and/or inspected) according to EC 834/2007 and/or national organic standards by the control authority/body.

27

Number of organic farmers in the country controlled (certified and/or inspected) according to EC 834/2007 and/or national organic standards by the control authority/body.

270

Number of employees (full-time, part time and free lance) in "full time years" involved in organic certification and/or inspection in the country

2

Comments on operators certified and/or inspected and on work force in full time years

According to TOS 2008 The Organic Certification Directory there are 2 full time employees plus 10 inspectors. The figures for operators, farmers and processors also come from the TOS 2008 Certification Directory.

Annual turnover [in €] from organic certification and/or inspection in the country

40000

Comments on annual turnover and fees

The turnover is from TOS 2008 The Organic Directory. There is no publicly available information on the web site on organic control fees.

Certification Systems Overview:Control authorities and bodies - certifiers
Certification by country:Republic of Slovenia
Operators:All types of operators
Item type:Certification - Control authority and Control body
ID Code:1677
Deposited By:Florence Nyambi
Deposited On:16 Jul 2010 16:41
Last Modified:27 Sep 2010 15:09

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