Cermaq Norway is certified according to some of the world's strictest standards for salmon farming. We have quality control in every step of our value chain, from broodstock until the salmon is delivered to the customer.
Every certification is a promise
We back up our commitment to sustainability, quality and safety by making ourselves openly accountable to the most stringent third-party standards in the industry. With these certifications as an independent, unbiased guide, our customers can be confident that Cermaq products are safe and sustainable, from a socially responsible company.
GlobalG.A.P - English
GlobalG.A.P is is the internationally recognized standard for farm production. GLOBALG.A.P. Certification covers food safety and traceability, environment (including biodiversity), workers’ health, safety and welfare and animal welfare.
ASC (Aquaculture Stewardship Council) - English
ASC is an international environment standard for aquaculture. The ASC-standard sets strict requirements for environmental impact, social responsibility and animal welfare, and requires that we report openly on our results. We aim to certify all our facilities according to this standard.
Both Cermaq Norway's processing plants are certified according to the ASC Chain of Custody, which, among other things, sets requirements for traceability.
ISO 14001 - English
ISO 14001 is the international standard that specifies requirements for an effective environmental management system (EMS). It requires that we map environmental aspects, determine environmental policy, goals, subgoals and programs, operational control, preparedness and response, conformity assessment and control of registrations.
ISO 22000 - English
ISO 22000 is an international standard for food safety. The Certification ensures that our salmon is produced in accordance with all requirements related to food safety.
ISO 45001 - English
ISO 45001 is an International Standard that specifies requirements for an occupational health and safety (OH&S) management system, with guidance for its use, to enable an organization to proactively improve its OH&S performance in preventing injury and ill-health.
ISO 45001 enables an organization, through its OH&S management system, to integrate other aspects of health and safety, such as worker wellness/wellbeing.
ISO 9001 - English
ISO 9001 is an international standard that specifies requirements for systems, management responsibilities, document management, customer focus, planning, communication, resource management, purchasing, process, traceability, non-conformance management and verification and preventive measures.
Links to our certificates:
- Global GAP certificate Cermaq Norway
- ISO 14001 certificate
- ISO 9001 certificate
- ISO 45001 certificate
- ISO 22000 certificate
- ASC Chain of Custody Certificate - Steigen processing plant (N-2284)
- ASC Chain of Custody Certificate - Rypefjord processing plant (F-430)
- 2021 HACCP statement F430
- 2021 HACCP statement N2284