Have your say on the Biosecurity Protection Levy

If you're an agriculture, fishery or forestry producer, we want your help in shaping the new levy.

Consultation ends on 13 October

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Capability Review of the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

The Australian Public Service Commission's capability review report of the department is now available.

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Australia's First National Statement on Climate Change and Agriculture

A milestone commitment by agriculture ministers to work with the sector and ensure Australia is a world leader in climate-smart practices

Experience the digital story

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Outbreak.gov.au has had a makeover

We've made it easier for you to find the latest information on animal and plant pest and disease incursions.

Discover more on Outbreak.gov.au

Agriculture and land

Building stronger and more sustainable agriculture, fisheries, forestry and land care.

Biosecurity and trade

Lowering biosecurity risks to Australia, and assisting industry to accelerate growth towards a $100 billion agricultural sector by 2030.

Science & research

Science and research

Understanding research and collecting data to support informed decisions and policies.



Working together to manage Australia's fisheries now and into the future.



Shaping a strong industry focused on sustainable use of our forests.

About us


We enhance our agricultural industries and trade, and manage the threat of biosecurity risks to Australia.

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News and Media

  • News
  • Agriculture
Our annual bilateral meetings with Thailand on agricultural trade and cooperation were successfully held in Thailand on 5-7 September.
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  • Diseases
Australia has donated 400,000 dog rabies vaccines to Indonesia to combat the spread of the disease.
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  • Trade
The Gulf Standards Organisation (GSO) of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) has published a technical regulation that recognises extended shelf-life f