VPA countries

Six countries have signed a VPA with the EU and are currently developing the systems needed to control, verify and license legal timber. One of these, Indonesia, is issuing FLEGT licences. These countries are known as ‘VPA partner countries'.

Nine more countries are in negotiations with the EU. A number of countries have expressed interest in receiving more information about the VPA process.

Read more about VPA negotiation and implementation

VPA countries


 VPA countries

 Work on other countries

  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Central and South America 


  • Myanmar
  • China
  • Cambodia


VPA Unpacked is available online in English, French and Spanish. As a PDF, it is available in Thai and Burmese.