Agriculture and Water Resources
The Biosecurity Research Steering Committee (BRSC) seeks to improve the efficiency of biosecurity research, development and extension (RDandE) conducted for the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources; and in some cases, in collaboration with the NZ Ministry for Primary Industries. The RDandE activities of the Centre of Excellence for Biosecurity Risk Analysis (CEBRA), the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences; and the NZ Ministry of Primary Industries, report to the committee. Its membership includes senior executives of the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources, NZ Ministry for Primary Industries and the Director of CEBRA.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    D. Advisory Body - Policy and Stakeholder Consultation

  • Established By / Under

    Principal Body / Management Board / Senior Executive Officer

  • Paid Members?

    No

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    7

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    No

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Creation Date

    7 March 2013

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