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Planned changes to the National Standard for Organic and Bio-dynamic Produce

Planned changes to the National Standard for Organic and Bio-dynamic Produce

We are seeking industry feedback on planned changes to the National Standard for Organic and Bio-dynamic Produce, relating to:wine productionthe addition of sodium hydroxide to cosmetics and skincare standards.P...

Exports
Food Production
Regulation
Significant biosecurity plant pest and disease interceptions report

Our department intercepts a range of pests and diseases on vessels, imported cargo and goods from international travellers or mailed items because they pose a significant biosecurity threat to Australia.We have ...

Biosecurity
Pests Diseases And Weeds
National Farm Forestry Strategy

We are developing a National Farm Forestry Strategy to help build Australia’s future wood resource through increased farm forestry. Your feedback will help us:Identify how we can support farmers and landho...

Farming
Featured
Forestry
Stomphastis sp. nov. risk analysis

We are conducting a risk analysis for the proposed release of the leaf-mining moth Stomphastis sp. nov. into Australia. The purpose of this release is to control bellyache bush (Jatropha gossypiifolia), a Weed o...

Import
Pests Diseases And Weeds
Draft National Hitchhiker (Contaminating) Plant Pest Action Plan

We would like your feedback on the draft National Hitchhiker (Contaminating) Plant Pest Action Plan.The draft plan enhances Australia’s capacity to manage the threat of hitchhiker plant pests that can ente...

Biosecurity
Environment Protection
Farming
Minister’s product stewardship priority list nominations

We are calling for nominations for products and materials to be added to the 2022-23 Minister’s priority list.Each year the Minister for the Environment releases a product stewardship priority list. This a...

Environment Protection
Waste
Water Efficiency Labelling and Standards scheme survey on compliance risk

As a stakeholder in the Water Efficiency Labelling and Standards (WELS) scheme, we are seeking your views on compliance risks to the scheme.This survey should take about 10 minutes and all responses are confiden...

Water
China’s new requirements for imported food products

The requirements for exporting food products to China are changing.China has announced new food establishment registration and product labelling requirements for imported food products from 1 January 2022. The r...

Imports
Trade Reform Research Panel

We are working on improving your experience of exporting from Australia. The first stage is to understand what it is like to go through the exporting process now. This will help us make our services easy, effect...

Exports
Featured
Regulation