The Forestry Better Business Program recognises professional businesses operating to high standards in the forest industry. It offers organisations a tool for business accreditation by offering one agreed set of standards, located in one central place, for ease of access.
The standards have been drawn from current legislation and regulation, at both a state and federal level. The standards are documented under four key areas:
The Forestry Better Business Program enables businesses to store and share information to demonstrate they meet the current standards. The program aims to simplify the information flow between forestry contracting businesses and forestry managers, streamlining existing verification processes.
A free trial period is available for the first six months. Interested forestry contracting businesses and forest managers can register here.
- Business accreditation – a mechanism to recognise forestry contracting businesses operating to high standards.
- Streamlined communication – between forestry contracting businesses and forestry managers.
- One agreed set of standards – based of existing standards, located in one central place, for everyone to use.