In September 2016, the Minister for Agriculture agreed to the conduct of an independent review of the cost recovery framework of live animal exports commencing in August 2017. The Department of Agriculture and Water Resources has established the Live Animal Export Finance Industry Consultative Committee (LAEFICC) to support the conduct of the independent review and implementation of any agreed outcomes as well as provide an ongoing forum for consultation with industry on the department’s Live Animal Export cost recovery arrangement. Industry membership of the LAEFICC has been drawn from relevant industry sectors including the livestock, companion and other animals, and genetics industries.
Type of Body
D. Advisory Body - Policy and Stakeholder Consultation
Established By / Under
Principal Body / Management Board / Senior Executive Officer