“Two of my customers have never appeared because they are asking for legal certificates …. As a small craftsman, I still find it difficult to find legal certificates.Besides because the cost is expensive – about 4,000 euros, I also have to apply a workplace that is standard. Capital is not enough to prepare everything. “
The preparation of smallholder and small-scale community forest managers to meet all administrative requirements and production systems required under the Timber Legality Verification System is likely to require tougher efforts and a slightly longer time. Support from local government in the form of easiness of licensing bureaucracy and support of policy infrastructure is still needed.