Validating facilities is necessary to ensure that activities linked to the Tequila production process in new establishments (bottling plants, ageing cellars, finished product warehouses, etc.) comply with the NOM-006-SCFI currently in effect.
Users: Authorized Producers
Document to be issued: Facilities’ validation letter.
Document validity: Indefinite (While in compliance with the conditions which allowed it to be issued).
Issuing Office: Av Patria No. 723 C.P. 45030, Jardines de Guadalupe, Zapopan, Jalisco, México.
Business hours: 8:30 to 6:30 Monday to Friday.
1. Written application by the Authorized Producer requesting a facilities’ validation certificate from the Certifying Body, specifying the type of facilities, full address, activities to take place and estimated date for validation visit.
2. Copy of the document proving title to or lawful possession of the facilities (lease agreement, gratuitous loan, title deed etc.).
3. Document certifying the facilities are suitable to host such activities, issued by the municipality, civil protection, etc., as applicable.