How to join UFAS

The Universal Feed Assurance Scheme (UFAS) was launched in 1998 and now accounts for well in excess of 95% of the commercially produced compound feed in the UK and Ireland. A merchants’ standard was added later to the scheme, and in total UFAS now has in excess of 900 certified sites in the UK and Ireland.

How to apply

UFAS is certified by LRQA on behalf of AIC and applications can be made via their website: 

The UFAS team at Lloyd's Register can also be contacted on 0131 322 6280 or via email:


The following fees are payable annually by all UFAS participants. These fees cover the costs incurred by AIC in the development, production and management of the UFAS schemes, and are separate from and additional to the Inspection and Certification fees charged by LRQA.

UFAS Fees Table UFAS Audit and Certification Fees