Help and FAQs – Independent Craft Seal of Authenticity™

If you have questions about the use of the CCBA’s Independent Craft Seal of Authenticity™, please send us an email at

Who can use the Seal, and how can it be used?

Usage of the Seal is governed by the Seal Usage Guidelines: English / Français.

Can I transfer the Seal license to a third party?

Yes, but only if the third party is under contract to produce the Seal for your brewery’s use. All usage of the Seal must be to promote your brewery and your qualified products exclusively.

How often can I use it?

You have unlimited use of the Seal, subject to the terms and conditions in the License Agreement.

Do I have to register a beer brand before I ship it with the Seal.

No, but each use of the Seal must be submitted to the Seal Registry within 90 days of shipping. Further details will be provided to you by email.

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