25th January 2017
The intention of the Bonsucro Certification Protocol is to:
- Outline and prescribe the process and procedures of the Bonsucro Certification System
- Detail the certification requirements for organizations to demonstrate compliance to the Bonsucro Certification System
- Give criteria for the selection, qualification, monitoring and evaluation of certification bodies that wish to operate the Bonsucro standards.
- Describe the audit procedure for certification bodies to verify compliance
- Offer useful tools and methodologies for auditors to verify compliance to individual criteria of the Bonsucro Production Standard and/or Chain of Custody Standard in its Appendices.