Apply for Certification

Our on-line certification Application has recently been updated.

To Apply:

1 - Register and Log in
2 - From the Account Home (AH), complete Application Step 1 - Company Information
3 - From the AH, complete Application Step 2 - Products
4 - From the AH, complete Application Step 3 - Application
5 - From the AH, use the Pay/Renew link to pay the fee
6 - Please submit samples of each product complete with packaging, cooking instructions, point-of-sale literature, any related supportive information and full ingredient list (labels are o.k.) to American Vegetarian Association, PO Box 259, East Hanover, NJ 07936 (For FedEx ship to 27 Joseph Drive, East Hanover, NJ 07936). If uncertain of fee, number of products or line extensions, please contact the office.
For privacy, we do not share any of the information on this form with any third party
(except as required for the purpose of completing the payment).
For security, the only card information we retain is the last 4 of the card number and the expiration date.
The Certification Process takes 5-7 Business days from receipt of the product samples.
Submitting the application does not give authorization to use the AVA Certified Logo until application is approved.
Your application fee will be fully refunded in the event your products do not pass the AVA Review Committee evaluation.