Once our system(s) is certified, are there additional costs?

Yes, there is an annual fee required in order to renew system certifications. If changes are made to the certification, they may result in Editorial or Technical Modification changes. Inspection and self- assessment fees will also incurred during the period of certification. A Qualifying Inspection of factory facilities is required within one year of the granting of certification. After that, Surveillance Inspections are required at least once every five years.