FIFA Accredited Test Institutes For Footballs

FIFA accredited Test Institutes for FIFA Quality Pro & FIFA Quality

  • Test Institute: EMPA

Address: Lerchenfeldstrasse 5, 9014 St. Gallen, Switzerland

Contact Pierrine Zeller +41 58 765 74 74

FIFA accredited Test Institutes for FIFA Basic

  • Test Institute: PFI

Address: Marie Curie Strasse 19, 66953 Pirmasens, Germany

Contact: Kai Tinschert +49 6331 2490 16

  • Test Institute: Sports Labs Ltd.

Address: 1 Adam Square, Brucefield Industry Park, Livingston, EH54 9DE, West Lothian, Scotland

Contact: Thomas Chilvers +44 794 384 6611


FIFA Quality Programme for Footballs
The FIFA Quality Programme for Footballs was introduced in 1996 to harmonise and improve the quality of footballs. Ongoing developments and improvements aim to meet the increasing demands of the game.
How to Become a Football Licensee
The FIFA Quality Programme for footballs is a test programme for outdoor and indoor footballs. Manufacturers can enter into a licence agreement to use the prestigious FIFA quality marks on footballs that have passed the rigorous testing procedure.
Youth Football Research And Recommendation
At FIFA, we have often been asked what specifications we recommend for the size and mass of youth footballs for various age groups.
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