Resources – Agricultural Warehousing Standards

Audit Protocols

This guide outlines the specific protocol standards required for certification under the Agrichemical Warehousing Standards Association program. The 2024 Edition of the Protocols are the current standards in force.

Download: 2024 Warehousing Protocols (PDF)

Technical Bulletins 1-39

Technical Bulletins provide important information to further clarify the AWSA Standards. These bulletins are referenced within the Audit Protocols.

Download: Technical Bulletins on this Page

AWSA Insurance Coverage Form

This form is required to be completed by all warehouses seeking certification. Please forward this form to your insurance representative. Further information about the insurance requirements can be found in Bulletin 16.

Bulletin 16: Download (PDF)
Insurance Form: AWSA Insurance Coverage Form (PDF)

Agrichemical Product Classification

Product Classification & Storage Requirements Under the National Fire Code and the Transportation of Dangerous Goods

Download: Excel- Workable version

AWSA Emergency Response Numbers

Visit: AWSA Emergency Response Numbers

AWSA Monthly Warehouse Inspection Checklist

This checklist will assist you in the timely completion of various protocols in order to obtain certification.

Download: AWSA Monthly Inspection Checklist (PDF)

Compliance & Enforcement Process/Appeals

Download: Compliance & Enforcement Process (PDF)
Download: AWSA Appeals Process (PDF)