Clearly defined standards in one place

Improved public perception of the industry

Streamlining information flow

Supporting industry to achieve high standards

A platform for industry development

The Forestry Better Business Program will assist the development of the industry by:

  • Reviewing and maintaining high standards
  • Encouraging industry collaboration
  • Strengthening relationships to deliver innovative outcomes
  • Supporting a more stable value chain to attract future investment in the sector
  • Nurturing skill development and training

Demonstrating industry's high standards

The Forestry Better Business Program recognises professional businesses operating to high standards in the forest industry. Forestry contracting businesses can use this online program to store and share information with forest managers and to demonstrate they meet current standards. The standards are based on existing industry standards, and link to relevant Acts and Regulations. The standards are described and documented under the four key areas - Safety, Environment, Economics and People.

A free trial period is available for the first six months. Interested forestry contracting businesses and forest managers can register here.