Agriculture and Water Resources
The Australian Egg Corporation Limited (AECL) is an industry services body or provider of marketing and research and development (RandD) services for the benefit of all stakeholders, principally egg producers. AECL is mainly funded through statutory levies, collected under the Egg Industry Service Provision Act 2002 (the Act) and Australian Government funds for the purposes of 'approved' RandD. AECL is a public, non-listed company and was registered with the Australian Securities and Investments Commission on 18 November 2002 and commenced operations on 1 February 2003. The framework for AECL operations is established by the Act, the funding agreement with the Australian Government and the company's constitution. AECL services Australian egg producers irrespective of their size, location or farming system who distribute a wide variety of eggs and egg products to the local and international market. AECL is not an industry representative body.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    L. Bodies Linked to the Australian Government through Statutory Contracts Agreements and Delegations

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Egg Industry Service Provision Act 2002, s6

  • Paid Members?

    Yes

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    7

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    Yes, but not tabled

  • Classification

    C. Other

  • Auditor

    Other

  • Auditor Other

    BDO East Coast Partnership

  • Creation Date

    18 November 2002

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