The Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources, the Hon. David Littleproud MP commissioned a Review of the Regulatory Capability and Culture of the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources in the Regulation of Live Animal Exports. This review was conducted by Mr Philip Moss AM between May – September 2018.
During the review, Mr Moss and the review team engaged with a wide range of stakeholders including departmental officers, the live animal exports industry, animal welfare organisations, producers, and state and territory agencies. Mr Moss also travelled to Western Australia, South Australia, Victoria and the Northern Territory to meet relevant parties and visit export facilities.
The review received 43 written submissions of which 25 were provided in-confidence. The below 18 submissions were provided by authors who agreed to have their submissions published.
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|Animals Australia PDF||30||5.0 MB|
|Anonymous 1 PDF||2||102 KB|
|Anonymous 2 PDF||2||97 KB|
|Australian Livestock and Rural Transporters Association (ALRTA) PDF||11||849 KB|
|Australian Livestock Exporters’ Council (ALEC) PDF||9||1.0 MB|
|Australian Veterinary Association (AVA) PDF||16||4.1 MB|
|C. McQueen PDF||1||44 KB|
|Cattle Council of Australia PDF||3||1.7 MB|
|Dr Ben-David OAM PDF||8||604 KB|
|G. Walker PDF||1||119 KB|
|LiveCorp PDF||8||4.1 MB|
|Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA) PDF||6||677 KB|
|National Farmers’ Federation (NFF) PDF||4||279 KB|
|Otway Exports PDF||3||113 KB|
|Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) PDF||23||13.3 MB|
|Sheep Producers Australia PDF||8||3.9 MB|
|Vets Against Live Exports (VALE) PDF||24||978 KB|
|Whistleblowers Australia PDF||3||948 KB|