Forests (Regulation of Log Traders and Forestry Advisers) Amendment Bill

About this bill

This bill establishes a registration system for log traders and forestry advisers that strengthens the integrity of the forestry supply chain and supports a continuous, predictable, and long-term supply of timber for domestic processing and export.

Current status

Royal Assent given 06 August 2020.
Enacted as the Forests (Regulation of Log Traders and Forestry Advisers) Amendment Act 2020 (2020/43)

Member of Parliament responsible
Bill type

Government bill



All data
Bill type Government bill
Parliament 52
Ref 250-2
Introduced 14 May 2020
First reading 14 May 2020
Select Committee Environment Committee
Public submissions due 21 May 2020
Select Committee report back 15 June 2020
Second reading 30 June 2020
Committee of the whole House 22 July 2020
Third reading 22 July 2020
Royal Assent 6 August 2020
Enacted as Forests (Regulation of Log Traders and Forestry Advisers) Amendment Act 2020 (2020/43)
Divided No

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