The Central Point of Expertise on Timber (CPET) is a service of the UK Government. CPET has been set up by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra), and is operated by Efeca as the lead delivery partner, contracted by Defra through the LTS managed FGMC consortium - a team with wide experience in advising on responsible purchasing.
In order to learn more about this service please use the following links:
The services available to CPET users
A list of who is eligible to receive advice
A brief overview of the UK's commitment to purchasing legal and sustainable timber
Informing the UK Government on stakeholder opinions and positions
Meetings to review any conflict of interest issues
We welcome your views