Welcome to AGFO Web Site

AGFO is a limited company which was founded as Anahtar Mühendislik Ltd Şti. by Cemal G. Kara in 2005. In 2011, the name has been changed to AGFO Teknik Kontrol ve Belgelendirme Hizmetleri Ltd. Şti.  We have changed our scope from consultancy to certification in 2011.

AGFO: stands for Assured Goals and Featured Operations.

AGFOCERT Activities :

AGFOCERT is the certification department of AGFO. It is mainly concentrated in certification and auditing of various sectors including agriculture, aquaculture, food processing , packaging products, animal feed, consumer products , tourism and other sectors.

  • ASC Aquaculture
  • MSC CoC
  • IFS

AGFO ACADEMY Activities :

  • We provide quality, food safety and environmental management system training. We are approved by BRCGS, IFS, GLOBALG.A.P. and Exemplar GLOBAL for many training subjects.
Fish farm in Montenegro. The farm for breeding and fish farming in the Bay of Kotor.

AGFOCERT is pioneer in aquaculture certification

We have been a pioneering certification body in our country who can provide GLOBALGAP aquaculture, ASC Farm and MSC CoC certifications. We 've been certifying GLOBALGAP Aquaculture since 2014, ASC and MSC since 2016.

AGFOCERT is accredited for GLOBALG.A.P. IFA Aquaculture both for versions 6

AGFOCERT is accredited for GLOBALG.A.P. CFM v3.1

We are active in many continents.

AGFO, a leading ASC Certification Body, is dedicated to fostering transparency, sustainability, and continuous improvement in aquaculture practices. We are proud to introduce our Stakeholder Commenting System, a pivotal platform designed to engage our valued stakeholders in the ASC certification process. This system encourages stakeholders to voice their insights, concerns, and recommendations regarding ASC certifications, ensuring that diverse perspectives are considered and addressed. By facilitating open dialogue and collaborative problem-solving, we aim to enhance the credibility and effectiveness of our certification processes. AGFO is committed to addressing each comment with the utmost diligence and transparency, reinforcing our commitment to sustainable aquaculture and responsible environmental stewardship. Join us in shaping a sustainable future for aquaculture by participating in our Stakeholder Commenting System.

Please click here for stakeholder comments about AGFO's ASC Certifications.

AGFO shows commitment for answering and addressing stakeholder comments for ASC certifications effectively. Details can be reached from our page related ASC:


Crops Certification is our job

We are accredited for GLOBALG.A.P.

  • v6 plants
  • v5 combinable crops,
  • v6 flowers and ornamentals,
  • v5 plant propagation materials,
  • v5 tea



The girl is picking the lettuce into the basket in the nursery.

Management System Certifications

We can provide the following management system certifications in cooperation with other accredited certification bodies.

  • ISO 22000
  • FSSC 22000

IFS and BRCGS Certifications

We can provide the following IFS certifications

  • IFS Food version 8

We can provide the following BRCGS certifications

  • Food Safety Issue 9
  • Consumer Products Issue 4
  • Packaging Materials Issue 6
  • Storage and Distribution Issue 4
  • Agents and Brokers Issue 3
  • Gluten Free Certification Program (GFPC) Issue 3
  • Ethical Trade and Responsible Sourcing Issue 2.1
  • Start! Issue 2
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Don't miss out on our Academy Training

AGFO Academy can provide

  • Exemplar GLOBAL approved Lead Auditor Training Courses
  • BRCGS Auditor Courses as an approved training provider.
  • IFS Site Courses
  • GLOBALGAP Courses for sites as an approved public trainer

Postal Address

Altayçeşme Mah. Çamli Sok. No:16 DAP Royal Center D Blok K:8 D:30, 34843, Maltepe, İstanbul, Türkiye
+90-216-599 02 75 (Landline)
+90-216-599 02 76 (Fax)

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