Making Bonsucro-related claims

A key benefit of being involved with Bonsucro is the ability to make claims. The types of claims you can make vary depending on your level of involvement – for example whether you are a Bonsucro member, or have obtained certification, or are a partner of Bonsucro.

Claims & Labelling Rules

Bonsucro’s Claims and Labelling Rules outline the different types of claim available and the rules governing their use. The claim types are:

  • Bonsucro Membership
  • Bonsucro Certificate Holder
  • Physical Product Trades (off-product claims)
  • Physical Product Trades (on-product claims)
  • Credit Trades (off-product claims)
  • Bonsucro Certification Bodies
  • Bonsucro Training Providers
  • Benchmark

Please note:

  • The Claims & Labelling Rules released in October 2019 replace the previous version, published in October 2018.
  • New packaging or claims developed after publication (if not already pre-approved by Bonsucro, or if artwork or packaging is already in production) must comply with the most current Claims & Labelling Rules
  • Existing packaging needs to become compliant with C&L Rules at the next print run

Download Claims & Labelling Rules Version 7.1 (October 2019)

Internal Claims & Labelling Procedure

Download Procedure

Logo & Certification Mark License Agreement

Download Agreement

Submit a Claim for Approval

Submit a Claim