Organic Rules and Certification

Standards owner, Demeter, Germany, 2009

Standards owner, Demeter, Germany, 2009. [Certification - Standards owners]

Find additional information in attached files:

Other (etc.) (Logo of Demeter e.V.)

Name of these organic standards

Richtlinien für die Zertifizierung der Demeter-Qualität

Standard acronym if different from the name


Level of use of the organic standard


Link to the most recent version of these organic standards if publicly available,

Name of the organic standards owner

Demeter e.V.


Brandschneise 1, DE-64295 Darmstadt, Germany


+49 (6155) 8469-0


Links to authority/body web page and further information

Contact person (name, phone, email) if possible

Stephan Illi (head of management board for Demeter e.V.); Phone: +49 (6155) 84690; e-mail:

Private or public organic standards owner


Type of standards owner

International Organisation/umbrella organisation, e.g. Demeter

Type of logo


Comments on logo and the certification and inspection system for the standard

To obtain Demeter certification it is required to be a member of a regional Demeter association in Germany. Demeter control visits are performed in conjunction with the regular annual control of organic operators according to EC 834/2007.

Special license fee claimed for the use of the logo apart from the certification costs

Yes, No

What is the price of the licence fee for various user categories (farmers, processors etc.)


Certification Systems Overview:Standards owners
Certification by country:Germany
Item type:Certification - Standards owners
ID Code:1739
Deposited By:Alexander Zorn
Deposited On:20 Aug 2009 16:01
Last Modified:14 Apr 2010 15:05

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