Product Certification body to add confidence and rigour to established quality requirements.

HAZI is the entity responsible for revitalising and promoting the high-quality brands of the Basque Country through promoting their presence in local and international markets. It also performs monitoring and certification tasks for these brands.

HAZI is the first Product Certification Entity in Spain in the agri-food sector accredited by ENAC. This recognition, along with its technical and financial resources, continuous training and qualifications of its staff and the principles of independence, integrity and confidentiality with which it acts, guarantee the reliability of the certifications issued, renewed and/or withdrawn by the Control and Certification Body.

High quality brands

HAZI provides administrative and technological support for the management systems of the Differentiated Quality Brands of the Basque Country, the Protected Designations of Origin (P.D.O) and Protected Geographic Indications (P.G.I) and the Eusko Label.

Eusko Label

Euskadiko nekazaritzako elikagaien kalitate-marka nagusia da: 3.000 operadore baino gehiago, 19 produktu-familia, 30 urteko historia eta euskal gizarteak egiaztatutako aitorpena ditu.

P.D.O / P.G.I

Europar Batasuneko kalitate-ziurtagiriekin egiaztatutako eta aitortutako kalitatezko produktuak. Sei jatorri-deitura eta bi adierazpen geografiko babestu ditu, eta horiekin lankidetzan aritzen da, egiaztapena egiteaz gain.

Euskal Baserri

HAZI also collaborates with Euskal Baserri, the collective brand that brings together small farmhouse productions, guaranteeing their origin and visibility in the market.

Certification

HAZI monitors and certifies the products under the Eusko Label, Euskal Baserri, the Designations of Origin of Txakoli from Álava, Bizkaia and Getaria and Euskal Sagardoa-Sidra Natural del País Vasco (Natural Cider of the Basque Country).

The General Certification Procedure is as follows:

Accreditations

The Monitoring and Certification Area is accredited by ENAC as a Product Certification Entity for:

The PGIs

  • Euskal Okela or Beef from the Basque Country.
  • Gernikako Piperra or Gernika Pepper

The PDOs

  • Arabako Txakolina / Txakoli from Alava
  • Bizkaiko Txakolina / Txakoli from Vizcaya
  • Getariako Txakolina / Txakoli from Getaria

The Guarantee Marks

  • Euskal Tomatea / Tomato from the Basque Country.
  • Baserriko Haragia / Beef from the Basque Country.

Activities accredited by ENAC with file no.: C-PR/030

Integrated production

HAZI is also the Verification Entity for Basque Country Integrated Production, an agricultural and/or food production system that advocates the greater use of natural resources and production mechanisms and facilitates the medium-term development of more sustainable agriculture.

Animal welfare

HAZI is recognised as a Certifying Entity for Animal Welfare assessment protocols, working with the sector in programmes aimed at guaranteeing to the consumer that there is optimal animal welfare in our farms.

High quality brands

HAZI provides administrative and technological support for the management systems of the Differentiated Quality Brands of the Basque Country, the Protected Designations of Origin (P.D.O) and Protected Geographic Indications (P.G.I) and the Eusko Label.

Eusko Label

Euskadiko nekazaritzako elikagaien kalitate-marka nagusia da: 3.000 operadore baino gehiago, 19 produktu-familia, 30 urteko historia eta euskal gizarteak egiaztatutako aitorpena ditu.

P.D.O / P.G.I

Europar Batasuneko kalitate-ziurtagiriekin egiaztatutako eta aitortutako kalitatezko produktuak. Sei jatorri-deitura eta bi adierazpen geografiko babestu ditu, eta horiekin lankidetzan aritzen da, egiaztapena egiteaz gain.

Euskal Baserri

HAZI also collaborates with Euskal Baserri, the collective brand that brings together small farmhouse productions, guaranteeing their origin and visibility in the market.

Certification

HAZI monitors and certifies the products under the Eusko Label, Euskal Baserri, the Designations of Origin of Txakoli from Álava, Bizkaia and Getaria and Euskal Sagardoa-Sidra Natural del País Vasco (Natural Cider of the Basque Country).

The General Certification Procedure is as follows:

Accreditations

The Monitoring and Certification Area is accredited by ENAC as a Product Certification Entity for:

The PGIs

  • Euskal Okela or Beef from the Basque Country.
  • Gernikako Piperra or Gernika Pepper

The PDOs

  • Arabako Txakolina / Txakoli from Alava
  • Bizkaiko Txakolina / Txakoli from Vizcaya
  • Getariako Txakolina / Txakoli from Getaria

The Guarantee Marks

  • Euskal Tomatea / Tomato from the Basque Country.
  • Baserriko Haragia / Beef from the Basque Country.

Activities accredited by ENAC with file no.: C-PR/030

Integrated production

HAZI is also the Verification Entity for Basque Country Integrated Production, an agricultural and/or food production system that advocates the greater use of natural resources and production mechanisms and facilitates the medium-term development of more sustainable agriculture.

Animal welfare

HAZI is recognised as a Certifying Entity for Animal Welfare assessment protocols, working with the sector in programmes aimed at guaranteeing to the consumer that there is optimal animal welfare in our farms.