Fees for EU Ecolabelled products
For micro companies the fee is 350€. ***)
|Audit visitor fee||Compensation for travel / lodging as well as a fee of 1 000€ for work time.|
|Modification / extension||0 – 2 000€, depending on the extent of the work.
125€ / hour. Discounts apply as mentioned above.
|Annual licence fee||0,15 per cent of the turnover (in the EU). Max 25 000€, minimum fee 1 500€ per applicant, company and product group.
SME/Developing countries/Micro companies receive a 25 per cent discount **).
*) Companies certified according to EMAS or ISO 14001 will receive a discount on the application fee and the fee for renewal if the ecolabelling criteria are incoorporated in the certfication, either as part of an environmental policy or as part of specific environmental goals.
**) A small to medium sized entreprise (SME) is a company with no more than 249 employees and an annual turnover not exceeding 50 million EUR.
A developing country is a country included on OECD's Development Assistance Committee’s list of countries which receive development aid.
***)A micro-sized entreprise is a company with no more than 9 employees and an annual turnover for both ecolabelled and non-ecolabelled products, not exceeding 2 million EUR. Please note that in order to be eligible for this discount, both the applicant and the production site must fulfill the definition of a micro-sized entreprise.
Discounts for companies with both a Nordic Ecolabel and an EU Ecolabel licence
Manufacturers of products which carry both the Nordic Ecolabel as well as the EU Ecolabel will receive a discount on the annual EU Ecolabel licence fee, but only if the turnover is reported on time. The fee will solely be based on the product's turnover in EU countries outside the Nordic region, at least the minimum fee of 1 500€ will be charged. Should the product only be sold in the Nordic region the minimum fee will be charged.