Codex Committee on Food Import and Export Inspection and Certification Systems (CCFICS)

The Codex Committee on Food Import and Export Certification and Inspection Systems (CCFICS) develops principles and guidelines for inspection and certification systems including for the application of measures to provide assurance, where necessary, of compliance with statutory requirements; develops guidelines for the utilization of quality assurance systems, guidelines and criteria for official certificates, makes recommendations for exchange of information and other matters as assigned by the Commission. CCFICS is hosted by Australia.