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FLEGT licence information point launches

The EU FLEGT Facility has produced an online resource to support accurate and coherent communication about FLEGT licences and trade in FLEGT-licensed products.

The FLEGT Licence Information Point ( includes answers to dozens of frequently asked questions that cover everything from the basics to complex trade scenarios and how to report any problems. It explains what FLEGT licences are, includes information about the FLEGT Competent Authorities and a section devoted to Indonesia, the first country to begin FLEGT licensing.

The website also provides definitions, terms of use, and advice for branding and communicating accurate, coherent information about FLEGT licences. See for more details.