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To remain compliant with the criteria in TCO Certified, brand owners must carry out reviews and submit information to TCO Certified Portal at certain dates every year. Here is a guide that will help you meet all your deadlines.

1. Check the tab socially responsible manufacturing (“SRM”)

a) The code of conduct annual review must be carried out before the date noted under “Code of conduct compliance”. If your due date is during 2019, please contact an approved verifier as soon as possible.

b) The due date for the SMR interview based on the self-assessment questionnaire (SAQ) is the same date as the code of conduct annual review due date. Check in the comments section if your interview has been completed. Otherwise, contact an approved verifier to schedule the interview.

2. Check the tab “Accepted factory list”

a) Make sure that factory initial audit reports, corrective action plans and closure audits are submitted on time. The brand owner is respo