SVLK is an Indonesian effort to assure the legality of its timber product, which is in line with the trend of major timber market globally and will meet this stronger demand legal timber.
Through multi-stakeholder consultation since 2003, finally in June 2009 the Government of Indonesia issued the Ministry of Forestry Decree No. P.38/Menhut-II/2009 on the Standards and Guidelines of Performance Evaluation of Sustainable Forest Management (SFM) and Timber Legality Verification for Permit Holder or on Private Forest.
The new regulation, known as the Timber Legality Assurance System (or SVLK in Indonesian) has been implemented since September 2009. By the end of 2011, the regulation was revised and improved by the issuance of Ministry of Forestry Regulation No. P68/Menhut-II/2011
All Ballywilliam products already cover by SVLK Certificate to fulfill the Government requirements and then we can ship our product all around the world safely.