This page has documentation that you will need to apply or be an organic licensee.  If you have any questions about any of these documents please feel free to get in touch with us

Organic Standards

BDA Cert Organic Production Standards March 2020

BDA Organic Processing & Importing Standards

Application forms

Organic Farm Garden Application Form

Organic Processing and Packing with Import and wholesale Application Form 2020


Guidance – labelling – Organic Products

Food Standards Agency labelling guidance

Product & Label Specification Forms

Please use these forms to get your labels approved before printing and to add products to your schedule.

Organic Label Only Approval form 2020

Organic Licensee Product MIPS and label 2020

Organic Licensee Single Ingredient Product Specification form 2020

Production Derogation forms

Please consider that any derogation for non organic seeds or livestock needs to submitted to DEFRA, so please allow time for this process.

You can source open pollinated Biodynamic & Organic seeds here

Any veterinary procedures such as Tail docking & castrations are now included in your animal health plan & farming questionnaire completed prior to inspection.

Defra Derogation form-non organic seeds

Organic Derogation form – non-organic trees and plants 2020

Organic Derogation form – non organic poultry & livestock 2020

Organic Derogation form – common grazing 2020

Organic Derogation form – non organic feed 2020

Organic Derogation form – general 2020

Processing Derogation forms

Defra processing derogation procedure     read this first!

Non-organic Ingredient Derogation Application Form

BDA operating procedures

See at our Quality Manual which explains our operating procedures

BDA Quality Manual Version 12.1