“No human ever filled a vessel worse than the stomach. Sufficient for the son of Adam are a few morsels to keep his back straight. But if he cannot bear that, then one third for his food, one third for his drink and one third for his breath.” This hadith by our beloved Prophet,…
List of AVS certified products
AVS does not sell any product, but certifies a certain number of brands of processed products, a list of which can be found on this page.
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Every trader approved by AVS must possess a license whose validity is verifiable with an eleven-digit number.
Various surveys and reports on the halal business have concluded that more often than not Muslims in France and other European countries eat meat of poor quality. Further the provenance and even permissibility of the meat from a religious standpoint is suspect. It is precisely to combat this negligence that our organisation was created…
“[Prophet], do you not see that all those who are in the heavens and earth praise God, as do the birds with wings outstretched? Each know its [own way] of prayer and glorification: God has full knowledge of what they do.” Qur’an 24:41 “It is God who provides livestock for you, some for riding and…
Why are animals stunned? Stunning an animal consists of rendering it unconscious, through the use of different methods, before or immediately after the sticking process. Official documents reveal that animals are stunned for economic reasons, for the safety of the staff in the slaughterhouses and for the welfare of the animals. Mostly, advocates of pre-slaughter…
At the beginning of the 2000s, some studies claimed that more than 80% of halal meat in France was sold through the network of traditional butcher’s shops. Today this trend has strongly reversed, with butcher’s shops, according to our estimations, currently representing less than 50% of the halal market in France. Given that the beneficiaries…
A convention of several Muslim Halal certification bodies was held in Istanbul on the 13 and 14 June 2015. Its main objective was to denounce the attempts of the European project to define a Halal norm/standard, at the expense of the concept of Halal as it is perceived and defined by Muslims. We are publishing…
Any trader approved by AVS must have a license which validity is verifiable by an 11 digit number, which appears near the bottom of the document. You can check the license by entering the license number below. If the license is valid, the contact details of the actual trader will appear. If this is not the case, we urge you to report the incident in our “Fraud” section.
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And Friday from 9 am to 12 pm
70, boulevard Anatole France
93200 Saint-Denis (France)
Phone and Fax Numbers:
Tel: +33 (0)1 49 22 09 70
Fax: +33 (0)1 49 22 09 71