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Organization chart

The Bierzo Designation of Origin Regulator Board is constituted by a MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE and a CONTROL AND CERTIFICATION COMMITTEE.

The management committee is directed by a plenary formed by the following representatives:

  • A president, named by the Regional Ministry for Agriculture and Livestock Farming of the Castile and Leon Goverment, on the proposal of The Bierzo Designation of Origin Regulator Board.
  • Five members representing the grower sector; and five members representing the producer sector.
  • One member representing the Regional Administration.

The Control and Certification Committee is directed by a plenary called "Certification Committee" and formed by:

  • Two representatives from the winemaker industry
  • Two representatives from the producer industry
  • Two consumer representatives
  • A representative Agrarian Technological Institute of Castile and Leon

The functions of both committees are regulated by the Vine and Wine Law 8/2005 and the Agrarian Law 1/2014 of Castile and Leon.