• Become recognised as a Guaranteed Fair Trade Enterprise
  • Use and own the Guaranteed Fair Trade product label (no license fee)
  • Connect with WFTO wholesalers committed to buying Fair Trade (over €500m in imports)
  • Connect with WFTO retailers committed to buying Fair Trade (over 1,500 shops)read more
WomenCraft Fair Trade Enterprise - Fair Trade Innovation for Refugees
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How To Join

Application Requirements

An organisation wishing to apply must be able to demonstrate:

  • commitment to the Fair Trade Principles and Code of Practice;
  • committment to helping disadvantaged groups and have this as one of the core missions of their organisation;
  • sound economic performance and hand in at least one set of financial accounts; and
  • sustainable practices in their production processes/supply chain.


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Organisations fully committed to the Fair Trade Principles and Code of Practice are welcome to join WFTO. Potential applicants are encouraged to do a self-check against the membership prerequisites to determine eligibility to apply. These are listed in the WFTO Standard. Successful applications are based on the compliance with these requirements.read more

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The above is for enterprises that are interested in applying to become Fair Trade Enterprises (also called Fair Trade Organisations). This is the main membership category in the WFTO. The WFTO also has other membership categories for networks and support organisations, where the majority of income does not come from sales. If you do not obtain the majority of your income from sales, please see the membership fee breakdown.

WFTO Label

Guaranteed Fair Trade Product Label

  • Owned by members, can be used on all products
  • Can include name of the enterprise
  • No license-fee for members who have achieved Guaranteed status

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First-buyer Product Label

  • For use by non-WFTO members who buy from WFTO members and rebrand the finished products
  • There is a 1% license-fee for use (on the commercial transaction)

Download First Buyer Label Guide