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Join International Safe Feed/Safe Food
Look below to review the steps necessary to earn certification for your facility from the International Safe Feed/Safe Food Certification Program.

Step 1: Review the relevant documents to familiarize yourself with the program. Click here to view the FAMI-QS forms.

Step 2: Review and complete the application.

Step 3: The detailed, nine-page questionnaire should also be reviewed in preparation for the audit.

Step 4: Submit the completed application and payment of $1,000 (USD) to AFIA at 2101 Wilson Blvd., Ste. 810, Arlington, VA 22201, U.S.A., Attention: International Safe Feed/Safe Food Administrator. The total cost of the program is $3,000. You will be billed $1,000 annually over three years. Please note that there is also a fee for the actual audit. You will work with either Eurofins Scientific (ESI) or SGS North America to establish the cost for the auditing expenses. This will be approximately $2,800 (USD), depending on your type of audit, number of products, etc. The auditor's travel expenses will be billed at cost.

Step 5: Once AFIA has received your completed application and registration payment you will be contacted by ESI during a reasonable time to establish a date of inspection for your facility.

Step 6: A newly certified facility is listed on this website within a reasonable time after the certificate is issued to a firm. Officials with the FAMI-QS program will also list the facility on their website.

Step 7: Approved ISFSF facilities can utilize the ISFSF/FAMI-QS logo in compliance with the terms of logo usage.
See below for the terms:
ISFSF-FAMI-QS logo usage