EU Ecolabels: application and assessment process

An overview of the EU Ecolabel application process, including the associated fees and case studies.

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Find out how to apply for an EU Ecolabel.


EU Ecolabel: a guide for applicants

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Before you apply for an EU Ecolabel, read this guidance to find out:

  • what the EU Ecolabel is and how it works
  • what products and services it covers
  • how you can check if your product is eligible
  • how the EU Ecolabel can help your business
  • how much it costs to apply for an EU Ecolabel
  • why an on-site inspection might be needed and how much it costs
  • how to maintain your licence, including the annual fee and compliance monitoring
Published 1 March 2014
Last updated 1 July 2014 + show all updates
  1. Updated the guidance for June 2014.
  2. First published.