Here you will find all the documentation for organic certification.

Please do email us on if you have any questions

Application forms for certification:

Organic Farm Garden Application Form

Organic Processing and Packing with Import and wholesale Application Form 2020

Standards that you need to meet for certification:

BDA Cert Organic Production Standards March 2020

BDA Organic Processing & Importing Standards

Derogation forms for licensees:

Here are the forms you may need to send in to the office for authorisation:

if you need to buy in non organic livestock or poultry – please send in the form to us in good time as this derogation needs to be endorsed by our technical team who send it to Defra for authorisation before returning to you

Derogation form – non organic poultry+livestock

For non organic seeds: Derogation form-non organic seeds

For any veterinary procedures such as Tail docking with elastic bands, etc the form for these derogations will now be included in your farming questionnaire which you complete prior to your inspection.

To request a derogation to bring in non organic fodder, please use this form: Organic derogation form for non organic feed

If you graze your livestock on common land you need to use this form:  Organic Derogation Form for common grazing

For all other derogations including vet meds please use the general derogation form:

Derogation form-general

BDA operating procedures

See at our Quality Manual which explains our operating procedures:

BDA Quality Manual Version 12.1