Agriculture Reference Group

Agriculture Reference Group

EPA’s Agriculture Reference Group is made up of industry associations and organisations that represent the interests and views of businesses and duty holders in the agriculture sector.

The group’s purpose is to provide input and advice to EPA that:

  • improves levels of compliance with the Environment Protection Amendment Act 2018 across the agriculture industry, while working to achieve a level playing field
  • contributes to EPA understanding and addressing industry barriers to compliance, to shape effective EPA policy and operational activities
  • explores opportunities for partnership
  • provides a two-way communication channel between industry and EPA
  • identifies emerging issues and other developments that may impact upon environmental management in Victoria.

Members of the Agriculture Reference Group are:

  • Victorian Farmers Federation
  • Agriculture Victoria
  • Dairy Australia
  • Australian Lot Feeders Association
  • Australian Pork Ltd
  • Nursery and Gardening Industry Victoria
  • Fruit Growers Victoria
  • Wine Victoria
  • Seafood Industry Victoria
  • Birchip Cropping Group
  • Australian Fodder Industry Association
  • Australian Meat Industry Council

Page last updated on 12 Jun 2019