Fuel (biofuel)

Nordic fee 

Fees valid from 1 January 2018

Type of fee Amount
Application fee* EUR 3,000 + VAT per production site and fuel type
Renewal fee* EUR 1,500 + VAT
More than one inspection visit within the Nordic region** EUR 500 + VAT per visit
Inspection visits in Europe** EUR 1,500 + VAT per visit
Inspection visits outside Europe** EUR 2,500 + VAT per visit
Extension of existing licence***

Extension of existing or changes in licence

< 4 hours: EUR 375 + VAT
< 8 hours: EUR 750 + VAT
≥ 8 hours: EUR 1,500 + VAT

However, minimum EUR 3,000 + VAT per production site and fuel type if extension with new fuel types and/or production sites.         

Annual licence fee for Nordic region 0,3% of turnover + VAT per year
Minimum fee for Nordic region EUR 2,000 + VAT per year
Maximum fee for Nordic region EUR 100,000 + VAT per year

Fees for sale outside the Nordic region          

(Only if revenue > EUR 300,000 per year)

EUR 2,000 + VAT per year

* When both the applicant and the manufacturer are micro-enterprises, the fee is reduced by 50%. A micro-enterprise is in this context defined as an enterprise with less than 10 employees and an annual turnover (of both ecolabelled and not ecolabelled products) below EUR 2 million.

** Where audits requires more than one day away from the office including travelling, Nordic Ecolabelling can invoice an additional fee of 1,000€ per extra day. Other extraordinary costs induced by the audit can also be invoiced the applicant.

*** As for an extension of or amendments to a licence, time consumed in connection with the review process will be invoiced according to the extent of the required task. We make a distinction between entirely administrative tasks that last less than 1 hour, and all other tasks that last between 1 and 4 hours, between 4 and 8 hours and more than 8 hours.

Published 26 September 2017, valid from 1 January 2018

The recipient is liable for the VAT according to article 56 of the Council Directive 2006/112/EC.

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Fees valid until 31 December 2017

Type of fee

Amount

Application fee*

EUR 2000 + VAT

Renewal fee*

EUR 1000 + VAT

Inspection visits in Europe and more than one visit within the Nordic region

EUR 500 + VAT per visit

Inspection visits outside Europe

EUR 1,500 + VAT per visit

Extension of existing licence**

EUR 0/250/500/1,000 + VAT

Annual licence fee for Nordic region

0.15% of turnover + VAT per year from EUR 0-20 million. 



0.05% of turnover + VAT per year > €EUR 20 million.

Minimum fee for Nordic region

EUR 1,500 + VAT per year

Maximum fee for Nordic region

EUR 100,000 + VAT per year

* When both the applicant and the manufacturer are micro-enterprises, the fee is reduced by 50%. A micro-enterprise is in this context defined as an enterprise with less than 10 employees and an annual turnover (of both ecolabelled and not ecolabelled products) below EUR 2 million.

  

** As for an extension of or amendments to a licence, time consumed in connection with the review process will be invoiced according to the extent of the required task. We make a distinction between entirely administrative tasks that last less than 1 hour, and all other tasks that last between 1 and 4 hours, between 4 and 8 hours and more than 8 hours.

The recipient is liable for the VAT according to article 56 of the Council Directive 2006/112/EC.



Published 1 October 2014, valid until 31 December 2017