Responsible Wood chain of custody certification provides independent verified assurance that the certified forest-based material contained in a product originates from sustainably managed forests. It complements Responsible Wood sustainable forest management certification, which ensures that forests are managed in line with challenging environmental, social and economic requirements.

How to get Responsible Wood chain of custody certified

Responsible Wood chain of custody certification is available in Australia and open to all companies that manufacture, process, trade or sell forest-based products. Responsible Wood is a campaign associate of the Australian Made, Australian Grown Campaign.

Use the Responsible Wood label

The Responsible Wood label is a globally trusted trademark helping you and your customers to identify and promote materials from sustainably managed forests.

Certification for small companies

Responsible Wood group certification is our practical solution to make Responsible Wood chain of custody certification feasible for small companies.

Certification for companies with multiple locations

Gain Responsible Wood chain of custody for all your sites under one certificate through Responsible Wood multisite certification.

Certify your construction project

Demonstrate your decision to build with Responsible Wood-certified timber with Responsible Wood project certification.
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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.