Listing of Halal Certification Agencies & Organizations

This is a non-comprehensive list of halal certification bodies and organizations worldwide. Its information is being updated and edited as I’m made aware of additional entities. If you would like to have a listing added or changed, please email me at: contact [at] myhalalkitchen [dot] com. 

For specific information about whether an entity is involved in stunning, hand/machine slaughter, or organic animal feed practices, please contact the agency directly. 

USA

  1. American Halal Foundation/ Address: 10502 Bermuda Isle Dr., Tampa, Florida 33647, USA/Tel.  +1 (630) 759-4981/ Email: info@halalfoundation.org/ Representative: Mohammad Hussaini
  2. Halal Transactions of Omaha/Address: 1636 W Center Rd., Omaha, NE 68144, United States/Tel. +1 402-572-6120
  3. HFSAA (Halal Food Standards Alliance of America)
  4. IFANCA (Islamic Food & Nutrition Council of America)/ Address: 777 Busse Highway, Park Ridge, Illinois 60068 USA/ Tel. +001 847 993 0034/ Email: contact@ifanca.org
  5. ISA Halal (Islamic Services of America)/Tel. 319-362-0480/ Email: isa@isahalal.com/ Cedar Rapids, Iowa/ Managing Director, Timothy Abu Mounir Hyatt. 
  6. ISWA (Islamic Services of Washington Area)/Address: 12510 Prosperity Drive, Ste. #280, Silver Spring, MD 20904/Tel. +1 301-328-0592/ Email: info@ushalalcertification.com

CANADA

  1. HMA (Halal Monitoring Authority)/Address: 1825 Markham Road, Suite #211, Scarborough, Ontario, M1B 4Z9, Canada/ Tel. 1-855-462-1462/ Email: info@hmacanada.org

UK

  1. Azka Halal UK/*recognized as a no-stun certifier/ Email: contact@azkahalal.org / Article: https://halalfocus.net/uk-azkahalal-brings-ethical-standards-to-halal-certification/
  2. Halal Assure IP/*recognized as a no-stun certifier/ Tel. +44 7484 676008/ Facebook messenger: m.me/HalalAssureIPUK/ Email: info@halalassure-ip.co.uk/ Website: http://www.halalassure-ip.co.uk
  3. HMC UK (Halal Monitoring Committee)– *recognized as a no-stun certifier/ Address: Leicester Business Centre, 111 Ross Walk, Leicester, LE4 5HH, England, UK/ Tel: 0333 344 7886/ Fax: 0116 290 2011/Email: info@halalhmc.org

ALGERIA

JAMAICA

  1. Jamaica Islamic BureauTel. 1-876-892-9237/ Email: halalenquiries@gmail.com/ Twitter: @jibhalal / YouTube: @jibhalal/ Instagram: @jibhalal

Mission: The Jamaica Islamic Bureau was established to respond to the increasing demands of a growing Muslim community and to facilitate Jamaica’s entry into the global Halal market, a trillion dollar industry that covers food processing, travel, apparel etc.

FRANCE

Association Halal Verif– *recognized as a no-stun certifier. / Address: 112  Avenue du Général de Gaulle 93110, Rosny Sous Bois France/ Tel:  + 33  6 52 11 46 94 / Fax: + 33  1 77 72 27 60/ Email: halalverif@gmail.com

 

GREECE

HALAL EUROPEAN CERTIFICATION CENTER / Address: Velissariou 41-B, Xanthi-67100-GREECE/ Tel.+30 697 811 1133/ Email: halalgr@hotmail.com/ Website: www: halalgr.com or halalgr.org/ Twitter: @grhalal/ Representative: Abdulhalim Dede

INDONESIA

ITALY

  1. Halal Italy Authority. / Address: Via Bicetti dè Buttinoni , 1
    20156 MI – Milano – Italy/ Tel. +39 02 39449134  / Fax +39 02 95441130/ Tel. +39 346 3567899/ Email: info@halalitaly.org   
     
    and 
    Address: Via Antonio de Ferraris, 65  70124 Bari (BA) Italy/ Fax: +39 080 212 1712  / Tel. +39 348 5391541 / Email: info@halalitaly.org
  2. Halal International Authority (HIA)- *recognized as a no-stun certifier/ Address: Via Antonio de Ferraris, 65, Bari, Italia/ Tel. (+39) 080.5216724/ Email: info@halalint.org
  3. WHAD (Halal Roma) – *recognized as a no-stun certifier. /Address: Indirizzo: via Frattini 3 – 37131, Località: Verona VR, ITALIA/ Tel: +39045597846/ Email: ufficiowhad@certificazionehalal.com or italia2@certificazionehalal.com/ Skype: WHADufficiosegreteria

JAPAN

MALAYSIA

  1. JAKIM (Department of Islamic Development Malaysia)/ Tel: +03 8892 5000/ Email: pr_halal@islam.gov.my/ Facebook: Bahagian Hab Halal, JAKIM/ Twitter: @Halal_Malaysia

MOROCCO

PAKISTAN

  1. Halal Research Council

PORTUGAL

  1. EU Halal (Stun-free)/ Address: Avenida Salgado Zenha, 11, Esc. 3, 2660-327 Santo Antonio dos Cavaleiros, Loures- Portugal/ Tel. +35-1-938719969/Email: tayeb@euhalal.com/ Website: www.euhalal.com/ Representative: Tayeb Habib, Owner

RUSSIA

  1. International Halal Certification Center / Address: 51\1, Nikoloyamskaya Street/Moscow, 109004, Russia/ Tel. +7 (499) 288-04-17/Email: info@halal-certification.ru/ Owner & Executive Director: Rushan 

SAUDI ARABIA

S. KOREA

SPAIN

Instituto Halal (Spain & Mexico)/ Address: Calle Claudio Marcelo, 17, 14003 Córdoba, Spain/ Tel. +34 957 63 40 71

THAILAND

TURKEY

  1. GIMDES (Halal Products Research Institute of Turkey)/ Address: Ziya Gökalp, 2. Ada iyim Sanatkarları İş ve Ticaret Merkezi D:A Blok, 34490 Başakşehir/İstanbul/ Tel.+90 (212) 438 33 18
  2. Turkiye Cumhuriyeti Helal Akreditasyon Kurumu/ Address: Mustafa Kemal Mahallesi 2120. Art No: 12 06530 Cankaya, ANKARA/ Tel. 90 312 939 08 00 / Email: info@hak.gov.t is

UAE

  1. ESMA (Emirates Authority for Standardizations & Metrology)

OTHER IMPORTANT HALAL ORGANIZATIONS WORLDWIDE

  1. Halal International Authority/ Twitter: @HalalInt/Address: Via Antonio de Ferraris, 65, Bari, Italia/ Phone: (+39) 080.5216724/ Email: info@halalint.org
  2. World Halal Council 

RESOURCES & ARTICLES ON HALAL FOOD CERTIFICATION AND MANUFACTURING 

  1. Keys to Successful Halal Food & Beverage Manufacturing – Ingredient and Processing Concerns
  2. Certified Halal in the USA (article by the US State Department)