Accredited Certification Bodies for Québec (Organic Designation)

The following certification bodies are accredited by the CARTV Board according to the criteria of ISO/IEC 17065 Standard and others requirements, to certify organic agricultural and food products in the Province of Québec. They are also accredited to control the supply chain of certified organic products when it is required in the Approved Specification Reference Manual.


All these bodies can certify products in Quebec according to the Approved Specification Reference Manual for the reserved designation “Organic” which includes the following standards:


  • CAN/CGSB 32.310 Organic Production Systems : General Principles and Management Standards ;
  • CAN/CGSB 32.311 Organic Production Systems : Permitted Substances Lists ;
  • CAN/CGSB 32.312 Organic Aquaculture Standards.


The following list mentions the Head Office of each accredited certification body.  In order to have more details, we suggest you to verify their respective Website and to contact them.










Ecocert Canada


Accredited since 1999


 

510, rue St-Onésime

Lévis (Québec) G6V 5Z4


Tel. : 418 838-6941

Fax : 418 838-9823

Email : info@ecocertcanada.com

Web Site : www.ecocertcanada.com

LETIS S.A.


Accredited since 2008

1285 Urquiza St.


(S2000KPA) Rosario, Santa Fé, Argentina


Tel. : +54 341 426-4244

Fax : +54 341 426-4244

Email : letis@letis.org

Web Site : www.letis.org

Organisme de Certification Québec-Vrai


Accredited since 2000

101- 4895, boulevard des Forges

Trois-Rivières (Québec) G8Y 4Z3


Tel. : 819 693-4646

Fax : 819 693-1472

Email : info@quebecvrai.org

Web Site : www.quebecvrai.org

Pro-Cert Organic Systems Ltd.


Accredited since 2002

475 Valley Road

Box 100A, RR # 3

Saskatoon (Saskatchewan) S7K 3J6


Tel. : +1 306 382-1299

Fax : +1 306 382-0683

Email : info@pro-cert.org

Web Site : www.pro-cert.org

Quality Assurance International (QAI Inc).


Accredited since 2000

4370 La Jolla Village Drive, Suite 300

San Diego, California

92122 USA


Tel. : +1 858 792-3531

Fax : +1 858 792-8665

Email : info@qai-inc.com

Web Site : www.qai-inc.com

TransCanada Organic Certification Services

(TCO Cert)


Accredited since 2014

618 Main Street

Humboldt, Saskatchewan

S0K 2A0 Canada


Tel. : +1 306 800-5210

Fax : +1 306 800-5211

Email : info@tcocert.ca

Web Site : www.tcocert.ca


 


In accordance with the Regulation in force, only certification bodies accredited by CARTV can issue certificates of conformity or attestations for organic products certified in Quebec. 

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