What is Responsible Wood?

We work throughout the entire forest supply chain to promote good practice in the forest and to ensure that forest-based products are produced with respect for the highest ecological, social and ethical standards.
Our members

Our members

Membership of Responsible Wood is an investment in sustainable management of Australia’s forests and the sound operation of the Australian wood and paper products industry.


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Our governance is bottom up, which means our members make the key decisions through a balanced voting system. Members elect representatives to the Responsible Wood Board.


Responsible Wood looks to 2021

Meet our team

Our team are responsible for the operation of the company and the overall management of the Australian Responsible Wood Certification Scheme.


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Get certified

Whether you're a forest owner or company within the forest supply chain, get Responsible Wood and PEFC certified and help protect the world's forests.

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Find certified

Find certified Responsible Wood timber, paper and wood products. Verify that a company is Responsible Wood certified. Search for Responsible Wood certified companies and products.

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Become a member

Demonstrate your commitment and activate your support to forests by becoming a Responsible Wood stakeholder member.

Contribute to our standards

Contribute to Our Standards

From giving feedback through an online public consultation, to helping drive the development of a standard by joining a working group, you can help us to ensure our standards meet your expectations.