Organic Rules and Certification

Control body, SMAK, Sweden, 2009

Control body, SMAK, Sweden, 2009. [Certification - Control authority and Control body]

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Type of authority/body

Private

Level of operation

National

The authority/body work areas

Both certification and inspection

Comments on type , level and work areas

SMAK is a daughter company of the Potato Industry Foundation, which is owned by the farmers' organisation and the food industries. It only certifies primary production units (farms, horticulture and orchards).

Name of the authority/body

SMAK AB

Start year for doing organic certification and/or inspection

2006

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

SE Ekol 3

Accredited according to

Combinations of above or ISO65 accreditation with scope: “Other organic standards”

Comments on accreditation

Accredited according to ISO65 with scopes EC834/2007 and KRAV standards

Authority/body accredited by:

SWEDAC (EC 834/2007 + KRAV)

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

No

Address

Box 42, Eelevenborgsvägen 4 II, SE-230 53 Alnarp, Sweden

Phone

+46 (0)40 460072

E-mail

certifiering@smak.se

Links to authority/body web page and further information

http://www.smak.se/website1/1.0.1.0/3/1/index.php

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

No

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)]

2

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

KRAV, EC 834/2007

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

SMAK also certifies Svensk Sigill, Gris grund, GlobalGap

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.

800

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.

0

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.

800

Certification fees and inspection fees for organic farmers in the country

Plant production only: Less than 4 ha: € 292,50 (3000 SEK), 5-21 ha: € 341.25 (3500 SEK), 21-50 ha: € 390 € (4000 SEK), > 50 ha: € 438.74 (4500 SEK). Animal and plant production: < 20 ha: € 370.50 (3800 SEK), 21-50 ha: € 468 (4800 SEK), 51-100 ha: € 526.50 (5400 SEK), > 100 ha: € 585 (6000 SEK).

Certification fees and inspection fees for organic processors in the country

n/a

Certification fees and inspection fees for other operators in the country, please specify "other"

n/a

Links to price lists for certification and inspection services if publicly available

http://www.smak.se/website1/1.0.1.0/151/SMAK149-5%20-%20Prislista_Eko_2010.pdf

Certification Systems Overview:Control authorities and bodies - certifiers
Certification by country:Sweden
Operators:Farmers and horticulturists
Item type:Certification - Control authority and Control body
ID Code:2116
Deposited By:Mrs. Lizzie Melby Jespersen
Deposited On:19 Aug 2010 12:54
Last Modified:19 Aug 2010 12:54

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