Standards

Standards

Two Complementary Standards 

The Iceland Responsible Fisheries Foundation (IRFF) is the standards owner and the IRFF Technical Committee is responsible for writing, issuing and reviewing the IRFM Standard and the IRFM Chain of Custody (CoC) Standard. 

Fisheries Management Standard


The following standard is based on the 1995 FAO Code of Conduct for Responsible Fisheries and on the FAO Guidelines for the Ecolabelling of Fish and Fishery Products from Marine Capture Fisheries (2005/2009). It is designed to be practical and will offer guidlines for best practice.

Download the Responsible Fisheries Management Standard (Revision 2.0)

Chain of Custody Standard


To meet the Chain of Custody requirements and get certified, applicants must be able to demonstrate compliance with the IRFM Chain of Custody Standard.

Download the Chain of Custody Standard (in English)

Download the Chain of Custody Standard (in Spanish)

Download the Chain of Custody Standard (in Icelandic)

Fisheries Management Standard

Fisheries Management Standard

Iceland Responsible Management standard.

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Chain of Custody Standard

Chain of Custody Standard

To become certified as meeting the Chain of Custody requirements, applicants must be able to demonstrate compliance with the IRFM CoC Standard.

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Work Programme

Work Programme

Revision of standards.

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