VITAL ® STANDARD
The Allergen Bureau’s VITAL® Standard is a supplementary certification program for food manufacturers that are already certified to GFSI recognised food safety management standards that include allergen management. The VITAL® Standard is certified by Certification Bodies accredited to ISO/IEC 17065:2012 (or subsequent version) and audited by auditors trained in the VITAL Standard and registered with the Allergen Bureau Ltd.
Manufacturers that achieve VITAL® certification may use the VITAL® mark on the products within their scope of certification.
The VITAL® Standard was produced by the VITAL Phase 3 – Certification Working Group.