Policy makers

This section is designed to enable Policy makers (government officials and advisors; NGO & industry advocates) quick access to relevant material that covers the institutional, policy and legislative context and issues relating to vertebrate pest management.

In Australia the peak Government pest animal body is the Vertebrate Pest Committee (VPC).

Click on the links in the table below to find documents and information in these areas.

Vertebrate Pests CommitteeStandard operating procedures (SOPs)National pest maps
Policy documentsCodes of Practice (COPs)State & Territory pest maps
Risk assessmentsLegislation
Threat Abatement PlansAustralian Pest Animal Strategy

This section is currently under construction. Please check back regularly for updates.

Last updated: December 7, 2010

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