How to submit an appeal
- Appeals can be submitted by the certification body against accreditation decisions as well as challenges to decisions by third parties.
- The appeal procedure is a two step process. CB’s must pursue the step 1 process before initiating the step 2 process. See policy AB-POL-801 Appeals which outlines the two step appeal process.
- Please send appeals to COABC office via accreditation(a)certifiedorganic.bc.ca