The Global Standard for Responsible Supply (IFFO RS)

is the leading independent business to business certification programme for the production of marine ingredients consisting of 3 standards; The IFFO RS Global Standard for Responsible Supply (IFFO RS), the IFFO RS Chain of Custody for Responsible Supply (IFFO RS CoC), and the IFFO RS Improvers Programme (IFFO RS IP).

Since opening for IFFO RS application in October 2009 and as of 2017, 130 plants in 17 different countries have gained IFFO RS certification and over 45% of the worlds combined production of Marine ingredients is IFFO RS compliant.

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IFFO RS Costs are changing

From January 1st 2018 the new IFFO RS administration costs covering the IFFO RS, IFFO RS CoC and Improvers Programme will be effective for all Read more...

New IFFO RS Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning System boosts standards’ credibility

IFFO RS’ new Monitoring, Evaluations and Learning (MEL) system is now available to be viewed on our website ( Read more...

Invitation to provide input on the draft Fisheries Improvers Programme Acceptance Mechanism of IFFO RS

(September 19th 2017) In order to allow recognition of other Standards and become aligned with current internationally recognised Read more...

Response :“Fishery associations and private sector jointly launch FIP to preserve Goa and Ratnagiri coasts sustainability”

In response to a press release by Charoen Pokphand Foods PCL “Fishery associations and private sectors jointly launch FIP to preserve Goa and Read more...