With a view to contributing to the maintenance and improvement of the quality in the construction sector, BE-CERT has developed the important activitity of third party certification of building materials.
In its role of certification body, BE-CERT manages the BENOR conformity mark in the sector for which the Belgian Bureau for Standardisation has entrusted it with management responsabilities. Fore more information about the BENOR-mark click here.
Under the "documents" tab, you will find information about the certification regulations as well as the list of the certified producers and/or products...
For a producer being BENOR certified means :
It relies on a quality system that conforms to the standard EN 17065. BE-CERT is authorised by BELAC as a certification body for products, and has been recognised by the European Commission in relation to CE-attestation.
Our certification activities are led by executive committees representing all concerned parties (producers, users, public authorities and experts). The goal? To follow certification schemes that perfectly respond to market needs!
BENOR certification is not mandatory, but a voluntary certification. Manfucaturers can attach it to their products to indicate that their products to indicate that their products conform to Belgian Standards (NBN) or to technical prescriptions (PTV). The BENOR certification is the property of the non profit organization 'asbl BENOR' and the power to grant authorisation is entrusted to certain certification bodies, like BE-CERT.