The Steel Fabricator Certification (SFC) scheme ensures certified New Zealand fabricators manufacture structural steelwork according to international best practice.

Become Certified

Become Certified

SFC certified fabricators must demonstrate to an independent auditing body that they have the appropriate quality management systems in place to control the critical fabrication processes. Your SFC journey starts with contacting HERA Certification Ltd.
Certified Fabricators

Certified fabricators

Certified fabricators will display an SFC quality mark so procurers and specifiers can readily identify companies that meet the required SFC standards. Click here for a list of fabricators that have achieved SFC status.
SFC Framework

Four Pillars of SFC

The SFC scheme is based on four pillars: technical requirements, a risk-based approach, conformity assessment and an independent auditing body.


Scheme heads off imported steel work

By Marta Steeman, The Press Link ( New Zealand steel workshops are trying to head off any large scale importation […]

29 September, 2014

Local steel industry tackles imports head on

New Zealand’s structural steel fabricators aim to set themselves apart from imported prefabricated steelwork with the launch today of a new independent, quality assurance scheme.

25 September, 2014