The Certificate of Free Sale certifies that the
specified goods are normally and freely sold in the
issuing country's open markets and are approved for
Why Certificate of Free Sale?
When a product is entering a new market, the identity
in its origin country is usually asked, especially for
products that potentially pose concerns on consumer
health and safety. Certificate of Free sale assures that
the product is unrestricted for sale in the markets and
complies with every applicable government regulation in
terms of safety, labeling and point-of-sale packaging
For this reason, the Certificate of Free Sale is not
only an approval of exporting, but also enables to lead
to a higher level of consumers?confidence toward the
certified goods due to the products?safety it implies in
ACERIS is a non-profit organization which operates
independently and has been in business from 1997. For
many years, ACERIS has provided high quality service and
built a good reputation through out the industry. ACERIS
Certificate of Free Sale can be considered as a reliable
seal for clients to show their products?validity in US
and appeal to their foreign customers.
ACERIS offers this service in a faster turnover with
simpler procedures at a comparatively economical price
to support clients.
ACERIS Certification Process
Filling out the ACERIS COFS APPLIACATION FORM and the checking list.
(All the requirements and details are written in the form)
Please notice that different types of establishment (i.e. FOOD, COSMETIC,
DRUG, MEDICAL DEVICE) should be filled in different application forms and pay
separately. We issue certificates sorted by type of products.
Paying the fees to: (see application fee rates in the checking list)
Notice: all the payment will not be refunded once ACERIS has processed your
Submitting the documents and required items by mail to:
2237 Chestnut St, San Francisco, CA 94123
It may takes 7~14 business days to review your application after ACERIS
receives the payment
Once the products are certified, you will receive the ACERIS CERTIFICATE OF
FREE SALE of certified products with the INVOICE.
If the products do not meet the requirements, ACERIS will ONLY mail you the
INVOICE with a notification.
If you don’t hear from ACERIS in 14 days, please contact ACERIS office for