HONcode Certification

Do you have a website or a health app?
Are you concerned about the quality of medical information available online?
Discover the HONcode certification now!

Key points of the certification


The assessment is carried out by medical experts, with the greatest care, on a regular basis, in order to provide reliable information.


Certification supports you in data privacy and GDPR to help you protect your users.


Certifications are carried out by a non-governmental and non-profit structure: the HON Foundation, in official relations with theWorld Health Organisation (WHO).


Inspire confidence in your users by respecting criteria of ethics, objectivity, transparency, and quality.


Our team is at your entire disposal to assist you in the various stages of certification.


The HONcode is more than 8,000 certified health sites, and even more users who access reliable information.

Do you have a health site?

The HONcode certification has been created for websites offering health information.
Apply for certification and join a community of people who believe in the importance of providing readers with ethical, accurate and reliable information about online health.

Do you have a health application?

The mHONcode certification has been created for mobile health applications.
Inspire confidence in your users by respecting ethical criteria and presenting reliable, transparent information.

Do you have a social network?

The HONcode certification also applies to social networks (Facebook, Twitter & Youtube).
If you have a social page linked to your health website, you can apply for certification and inspire confidence among your users.

Do you have a question?

Our team is at your disposal to answer all your questions regarding HONcode certification and to assist you in your request for site certification or mobile application.
Feel free to contact us and we will get back to you as soon as possible.