Its organisation
Development of new criteria
The award procedure
Application form
Product Criteria
Products with the National Environment-friendly label
2002. 10. 14.


Costs related to the use of Eco-labels

The fees of the application process should be paid to the bank account number of the Hungarian Eco-labelling Organisation: 10400126-01201149.

Application fee

The application fee should be paid at the time of application.

  • The amount of the fee is: HUF 150,000 + 12 % VAT

There is a 25% discount for those applicants whose annual income is less than HUF 1 billion.

  • The fee for lengthening the use of the eco-label is HUF 100,000 + 12 % VAT

In case of unsuccessful application the applicant does not get a refund of this fee.

Fee of consultant evaluation

The consultant evaluation of the application is done for the applicant’s cost.

Fee for using the eco-label

The fee is calculated based on the annual sales of the labelled product. It is 0.002% of the annual sales or at least HUF 120,000 /year (HUF 30,000 /quarter).

Those label users who are not subject to other environmental preference and their annual income exceeds 1 million HUF should pay the fee as stated in the table bellow:

Net income
(billion HUF)

Fee (0/00)

- 1.0

2; but min. HUF 30,000 /quarter.

From 1.0 – till 10


From 10.0 –till 20


Over 20



The fee should be transfered quarterly.

News and Information

Zrínyi Printing House has aworded the EU Ecolabel in the printed paper category as the first company in Hungary

The Earth Day program

Great results in eco-labelling in Hungary in 2009!

Eco-Label Links

the official EU Eco-label homepage

GEN, Global Ecolabelling Network homepage

energy label, Australia

TCO Environmental Labelling Scheme

Energy Star (USA) homepage

Label online database

Eco-label, Austria

NF Environnement (AFNOR) eco-label, France

Bio-products label homepage, Sweden

Nordic Swan eco-label, Sweden

The German Blue Angel eco-label homepage

Downloadable materials

Handbook on Green Public Procurement

The Green Paper on IPP

IPP press report

Argon NEtON