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Forest Biosecurity Committee (FBC)

Chairman: Dave Cormack (Wenita Forest Products)

Responsible for the Forest Biosecurity Surveillance programme, promotes policies to improve biosecurity, and identifies and provides funding for forest biosecurity issues. Liaises with the Dothistroma Control Committee.

Issues: Forest biosecurity surveillence, forest biosecurity, border control procedures, and overseas import requirements.

Background information on commercial forest plantation species and biosecurity profile (.pdf  629 Kb)

2018 Work Programme

Biosecurity Levy Proposal 2018

Consultation on proposal to include forest nurseries in the forest growing sector for GIA