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What are the key steps for RSPO NPP?

  1. Conduct Impact Assessment (HCV assessment must be conducted through licensed HCV assessors)
  2. Prepare Implementation Plan
  3. Verification by Certification Body
  4. Public Notification on the RSPO website for at least 30 days
    • If no comments are received, proceed with new plantings.
    • If comments are made, the company has to address these comments until satisfactory resolution. Only then may the company proceed with new proposed development. If not, the comment will be escalated to the Complaints Panel.