Is your business eligible for ECO Certification?

  • The products you wish to certify offer at least a 50% nature based focus to customers such as accommodation in a natural area or outdoor tours. Advanced Ecotourism certification requires a 75% nature based focus.
  • You have obtained all necessary operating licenses, permits and approvals from the relevant authority and understand these will be verified as part of your application.

  • You commit to and meet the Business Ethics practices that EA requires. View Business Ethics here
  • Your operation consistently meets customer service expectations and has defined customer service procedures.
  • You have a commitment to delivering a quality tourism experience.
  • Economic, social and environmental sustainability principles are core to your operation.