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Fee structure 2019 online

The fee structure for 2019 is official.

The 2019 fee structure for CSC certification has been updated. You can find next year's structure on our Certification page.


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 certification licenses can be paid with certification rights as follows:

Object of certificationOne certification license equals
Concrete1 registration right
Aggregates1 registration right
Cement2 registration rights

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

Object of certificationOne upgrading license equals
Concrete0.5 registration right
Aggregates0.5 registration right
Cement1 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 certification 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 Body (CB). These costs are subject to an individual certification agreement between the company seeking CSC certification and the CB. The certification costs may vary depending on the quality of the evidence delivered by the company seeking certification.