The mutual recognition between the standard FCA and QS refers to the scopes production, trade, private labelling, transport, storage and transhipment of feed.
QS companies can deliver into the OVOCOM scheme based on their QS certification. For this purpose, the companies log in to the QS database, select the appropriate location, click on
Recognition by third party systems via the tab
Recognitions and place a tick at
OVOCOM. The precondition for the recognition by OVOCOM is an annual QS audit.
In return, FCA certificated companies can become QS scheme participants based on their audit. For this purpose, the companies register directly in the QS database. After signing a scheme agreement, the companies are published in scheme participant search of the QS database as eligible to deliver.
Further information can be found in Annex 9.1 to the Guideline Feed Sector.