FAQ – Live Export Trade

The Coalition Government condemns cruelty to animals and takes animal welfare very seriously. Australia requires levels of animal welfare much higher than other countries do through the live export supply chain. Sustainable live export trade is an important contributor to jobs in rural communities across Australia. It gives cattle sheep and goat producers and their…

FAQ – Blueprint for the Next Generation of Australian Environmental Law

An independent review of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 is required to start by late 2019.  The review will involve extensive consultation and will consider ideas put forward by industry environment and community groups to improve and strengthen national environmental law.  The Federal Department of Environment and Energy has reviewed the Australian Panel of…