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Accreditation body, ENAC, Spain, 2009

Accreditation body, ENAC, Spain, 2009. [Certification - Accreditation body]

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Type of authority/body


level of organic accreditation


Comment on the level of accreditation

ENAC is a semi-public authority

Name of the authority/body

Entidad Nacional de Acreditación, (ENAC), (National Accreditation Body)

Acronym of authority/body if any



Calle Serrano, 240, 3º, ES-28016 Madrid, Spain


+34 91 457 32 89


Links to authority/body web page and further information

Contact person (name, phone, email) if possible

Elisa Gredilla, e-mail:

Accreditation schemes offered in the country for bodies certifying according to organic standards

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

Number of organic control authorities/control bodies accredited, operating at the national level only.


Number of regionally operating organic control bodies accredited

5 (2009)

Names of regionally operating organic control bodies accredited

Agrocolor SL, Consejo Catalán de la Producción Agraria Ecológica CCPAE, Servicios Certificación CAAE, Sohiscert SL, LGAI Technological Center SA

Comments on accreditation of organic control authorities / control bodies (certifiers and inspection bodies)

The private control bodies and the public control authorities work at the regional level.

Price of 1st time accreditation according to ISO65/EN45011 in €

6.903 € (2009)

Annual fee for maintenance of acrreditation according to ISO65/EN45011 in €

4.125 € (2009)

Number of employees (full-time, part time, frelancers) in "full time years" involved in organic accreditation according to ISO65/EN45011


Comments on organic accreditation fees and employees in "full time years"

Of the employees 3 people work on all agrofood schemes and 1 external employee work on each accreditation.

Certification Systems Overview:Accreditation bodies
Certification by country:Spain
Item type:Certification - Accreditation body
ID Code:1787
Deposited By:Samanta Rosi Bellière
Deposited On:09 Jun 2010 11:07
Last Modified:27 Sep 2010 17:03

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