The certificate is granted to superior products that adhere to our core principles: creativity, innovation, sustainability and craftsmanship. In addition to these values, the source of production plays an important role in our consideration for granting the certificate. Local production is greatly appreciated.

The certificate was developed upon request from the Amsterdam City Council. The goal of Amsterdam Made and the council is to inform consumers in- and outside the Netherlands about products that are made in the Amsterdam area. By carrying the certificate makers are able to distinguish themselves and be more easily recognized by consumers.

Products of makers who are members of the Amsterdam Made community are eligible for the Amsterdam Made certificate. Makers can apply by filling out this application form. The certification commission makes all final decisions regarding granting the certificate. More information about applying for the certificate.