FSC Forest Management

Certification for Responsible Forest Management – FSC Certification in Dubai UAE

Forest Stewardship Council (FSC Certification in Dubai UAE Abu Dhabi Sharjah Ajman Fujairah Ras Al Khaimah Doha Qatar Saudi KSA Oman Muscat Bahrain Kuwait GCC) forest management certification strengthens your position in the marketplace – guaranteeing your customers that products from your forestry operations meet the world’s most stringent environmental, economic, and social standards for responsible forest management.

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An accredited certification body since the inception of FSC, enviro LINK brings more than 25 years of experience to the certification of forest management operations. Our FSC Certification support in Dubai UAE responsible forestry certifications span five continents and more than 30 million acres, worldwide. This track record of success reflects the professionalism of our assessment teams, fast and reliable service, effective stakeholder engagement, and a deep commitment to FSC’s mission and objectives.

enviro LINK also offers Controlled Wood Certification for forest management operations not ready for full FSC certification.

Service Offering FSC Certification in Dubai UAE

  • EnviroLink offers FSC certification to all types and sizes of forest operations including private companies, government forestry agencies, timberland investment management organizations, and community forests, as well as individual and groups of small landowners.
  • Forest Management for single-site : or multi-site: A forest management entity with one or several sites operating under a single forest management plan.
  • Small and Low Intensity Managed Forests (SLIMF) : Streamlined certification protocols for small operators or groups of operators with low harvest levels or under a regionally-specified size limit.
  • Group Certification:: Certification protocols for multiple landowners or forest managers seeking certification under one certificate, under the direction of a group manager.
  • Non-Timber Forest Products (NTFP) : Certification protocols for operations that harvest non-timber forest products, such as ornamentals and consumables – FSC Certification in Dubai UAE.
  • Controlled Wood Certification : Allows forest management enterprises to demonstrate that their wood does not come from unacceptable sources. Ideal for organizations that are new to certification.
  • Information is available on the FSC website about our certified clients and entities currently undergoing evaluation.


  • Apply for Certification : Representatives of your forest management operation fill out an application.
  • Audit Proposal : enviro LINK evaluates the application and prepares an audit plan and proposal, including the costs and a timeline for the evaluation process. The applicant then authorizes a work order and the certification process begins.
  • Stakeholder Consultation : The EnviroLink assessment team, consisting of experts in the relevant fields of forestry, social science, and economics, conducts stakeholder consultations to acquire outside input regarding the applicant’s management performance in relation to the FSC Principles and Criteria – FSC Certification in Dubai UAE.
  • On-Site Audit :The assessment team conducts an on-site audit to determine if the applicant’s management system is being implemented in conformance with the FSC standards. Forest conditions are also assessed. A report is produced that details the results of the evaluation.
  • Peer Review : First, the assessment report is reviewed by the applicant for factual accuracy. For a majority of operations, the assessment report is then submitted to independent peer review to validate the appropriateness of the team’s analytical methodology and conclusions.
  • FSC Certification in Dubai UAE Decision : The EnviroLink certification committee reviews the assessment report and decides whether or not to approve certification. If granted, a certificate is issued for a five-year period, subject to annual surveillance audits.