Forest management is a long-term process. The results of good practice can often only become apparent after decades.

Independent certification against the Australian Forestry Standard (AS4708) by an accredited certification body provides forest owners and managers with recognition of their responsible management practices.

As consumers, businesses and governments become more concerned with their environmental footprints, markets for certified paper and wood products continue to grow.

Through its link with PEFC, AFS certification provides forest owners and managers - families, communities and companies - with access to the global marketplace for certified products.

Key steps towards obtaining AFS Sustainable Forest Management Certification include:

For further information or for any questions about AFS sustainable forest management certification, please contact us via Contact Us.

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Nov/Dec Bulletin_2016 (1499 KB)

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May Bulletin 2016 (1798 KB)

March Bulletin 2016 (2044 KB)

November Bulletin_2015 (2191 KB)

Annual Report_2014-15 (3515 KB)