What are the minimum requirements to belong to AEFA?
Companies that can access to be part of the Association shall be Spanish companies, with a factory in national territory as well as companies with factory in other EU Member States, but with facilities, Tax Identification Number and physical headquarters in Spain.
Requirements for the fertilizer manufacturer
- In order for a company to be considered for membership to AEFA, it should prove at least three years of experience in the area as a fertilizer manufacturer, branded and with reputable factory, and possess a working licence.
- The applying company should present sufficient documentation that proves its condition as a manufacturer of Fertilizers/Agronutrients, (licence from the Spanish Autonomous Community or Bureau Veritas certification according to RD 506/2013 of Fertilizers o environmental licence AAI). Also there will be an inspection of the factory by the technical director of AEFA.
- 3. Companies with factory in a EU Member State must provide the same requirements of the paragraphs 1 and 2 above, to access the Association and:
··· A) In Spain ensure by appropriate certification of the company, its storage and processing facilities and that their quality and traceability control systems of fertilizer products conform to the requirements established in Royal Decree 506/2013.
··· B) For the factory in the EU:
· Business license certifying the condition of the fertilizer manufacturer, issued by the competent body in their country· Integrated Environmental Authorisation (AAI) granted in the Member State where the factory is located (Directive 2010/75 / EU).
If you wish to receive additional information about the activities of AEFA, the rights and obligations of its members, or the detailed requirements for the entry of new members with the purpose of studying your possible admission, you can request it by using our contact form, or by sending an email to the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org. In the email you should include at least the following data:
- Company name
- Telephone number
- Contact person
Also you should comment briefly about your current activities in general and your expectations regarding membership, in order to establish the first initiation of contact with our organization.