Responsible Jewellery Council (RJC) Certification promotes trust in the global fine jewelry industry by assuring companies are adhering to responsible business practices. RJC Certification requires independent third-party auditing by RJC accredited auditors to verify that a Member’s management systems and performance conform to the RJC Code of Practices. The certification is applicable for precious metal supply chains as well as platinum group metals.
All Responsible Jewellery Council (RJC) Members within the entire supply chain, from mine to retail, are eligible for assessment of conformance to the RJC Code of Practices standard. All gold and PGM supply chain participants may also be certified under the RJC Chain-of-Custody (CoC) standard.
The RJC Code of Practices includes criteria that address the following issues: