Organic Rules and Certification

Standards owner, Biokontroll Hungária, Hungary, 2009

Standards owner, Biokontroll Hungária, Hungary, 2009. [Certification - Standards owners]

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Other (etc.) (Biokontroll logo HU)

Name of these organic standards

Biokontroll Standards

Level of use of the organic standard


Comment on the use of the organic standard and additional subjects covered

The Biokontroll Hungária is a private certifier with own standards for activites which are not yet regulated in detail in the EU regulation, e.g. game farming in game preserves, rabbit keeping, wine making and manufacturing of cosmetic products. The Standards also include a stricter set of requirements parallel to the EU requirements. The standards are based on the Basic Standards of IFOAM (International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements).

Names of European countries and/or regions where these organic standards are used


Name of the organic standards owner

Biokontroll Hungária Inspection and Certification Nonprofit Kft.

Acroym of the standard owner if different from the name

Biokontroll Hungária Nonprofit Ltd.


Margit krt. 1., III/16-17, HU-1027 Budapest, Hungary


+36 1 336 1122


Links to authority/body web page and further information

Private or public organic standards owner


Type of standards owner

Private certifier

Type of logo


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

The certifier has two different control logos, but no special quality logo for products produced according to the Biokontroll Hungária standards.

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


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

The number of operators, farmers, processors etc. have been taken from TOS 2008 the Organic Certification Directory. No publicly available information on licence fees on the web site.

Certification Systems Overview:Standards owners
Certification by country:Hungary
Item type:Certification - Standards owners
ID Code:2099
Deposited By:Beate Huber
Deposited On:26 Jul 2010 13:40
Last Modified:29 Sep 2010 16:11

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