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CSC License Fee

Fee structure since 01.01.2019

The following fees apply for companies CSC certification.
- CSC license fee
- Certification and Auditing costs

CSC license fee
Every plant that wants to certify needs one certification license. CSC certification licenses can be redeemed with registration rights which can be purchased individually and in form of a bundle.

Costs for CSC registration rights are as follows:


Registration rights



1 registration right

€ 1.000,-


5 registration rights

€ 4.000,-


10 registration rights

€ 7.000,-

To register a project, the registration licenses can be paid with registration rights as follows:

Object of certification One certification license equals
Concrete 1 registration right
Aggregates 1 registration right
Cement 2 registration rights

To upgrade existing certificates during their period of validity, the upgrading license can be paid with registration rights as follows:

Object of certification One upgrading license equals
Concrete 0.5 registration right
Aggregates 0.5 registration right
Cement 1 registration right

The validity of an upgraded certificate remains unchanged.

- CSC member companies and RSO member companies receive a discount of 15% on the price of registration rights. There is no accumulation of discounts.
- Registration rights have no experiation date.
- There will be no refund of unused registration rights.


Certification / Auditing costs 
Additional certification and auditing costs apply for document verification and on-site visits by the Certification Institute (CI). These costs are subject to an individual certification agreement between the company seeking CSC certification and the CI. The certification costs may vary depending on the quality of the evidence delivered by the company seeking certification.