How to join ESTA

The European Seed Treatment Assurance scheme (ESTA), is an assurance scheme for the seed industry. It has been developed by the seed treatment industry to:

  • preserve essential plant protection products
  • protect international trade
  • ensure ongoing investment within the sector
  • Certification Body audit & certification fee agreed upon application

  • AIC Registration fees (1st July 2023) 
    Certified in another AIC scheme £115
    Standalone  £155


ESTA, FEMAS, FIAS, TASCC and UFAS are certified by Kiwa Agri Food on behalf of AIC. For further information on how to join these schemes please contact the admin team at Kiwa Agri Food on 01423 878873, or [email protected]

Application forms for schemes certified by Kiwa can be downloaded below and should be returned to the above email or posted to:

Kiwa Agri Food 
The Inspire Hornbeam Square West