Amendments to GMP+ FC scheme 2010 & 2020 published

Tuesday, December 28, 2021

The changes to the GMP+ FC scheme 2010 and GMP+ FC scheme 2020, which we informed you about on 15 November 2021, have been published on our website. Although the Dutch Accreditation Board (RvA) has not yet finished the review of the amendments to the GMP+ FC scheme 2020, companies and Certification Bodies can already start using the documents of the amended scheme.

What do you need to do?

Please download the latest version of the scheme documents which are applicable to your company or Certification Body from our website. Make sure your company complies with the latest changes by 1 January 2023. 

GMP+ FC scheme 2010

GMP+ FC scheme 2020

The documents of the amended scheme can be consulted on our website here.

The changes are marked in grey.


The documents of the amended scheme can be consulted on our website here.
Please note that these are the ‘clean’ versions of the scheme documents, in which the changes are not  visible.

If you want to know what has changed, open S 9.1 List of changes GMP+ FC scheme 2020 here for an overview of all the changes per scheme document and a link to the amended s document for the GMP+ FC scheme 2020 with all changes visible.
Companies and Certification Bodies can apply these updated requirements from 1 January 2022. They must be implemented by 1 January 2023 at the latest. Companies and Certification Bodies have the opportunity to ensure compliance with the updated requirements until that date.

The documents of the amended scheme for GMP+ FC scheme 2020 are currently available on our website in English, Dutch, German and Polish.

In addition, several scheme documents are also available in Czech, French, Italian and Spanish.

The amended documents of the GMP+ FC scheme 2010 are available in all the usual languages.

We cannot yet inform you when the review will be completed. Therefore we recommend that you sign up for our GMP+ newsletter. This  way, you are always  up to date on the current status.

Why are you receiving this message?

GMP+ International’s scheme documents are the very foundation of the GMP+ Feed Certification scheme. We aim to inform all GMP+ certified companies and Certification Bodies as soon as changes occur in order to ensure feed safety and responsible feed worldwide.

At GMP+ International, we continue to learn from your feedback and offer solutions to changing market requirements. If you have any questions about this message, please contact your GMP+ representative or get in touch with our GMP+ Helpdesk. Also, if you want to know more about the implementation of the GMP+ FC scheme 2020, please contact our helpdesk or consult our Support documents, which are available on our website.