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Aliases
AGRICULTURE, FISHERIES AND FORESTRY
Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, FISHERIES AND FORESTRY

Lead Body
Yes
Employment Arrangements
Enabling legislation

Annual report prepared under section 46 of the PGPA Act.
Additional annual report requirement
No

Section 35 of the PGPA Act applies
Yes
Section 35(3) of the PGPA Act applies
Yes

Outcome #1: More sustainable, productive, internationally competitive and profitable Australian agricultural, food and fibre industries through policies and initiatives that promote better resource management practices, innovation, self-reliance and improved access to international markets.
# Program Body Contribution
1.2 Sustainable Management - Natural Resources Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

Support food and fibre production by promoting the sustainable use and management of soils, water and vegetation.

1.3 Forestry Industry Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

Support food and fibre production by promoting the sustainable use and management of soils, water and vegetation

1.4 Fishing Industry Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

Support food and fibre production by promoting the sustainable use and management of soils, water and vegetation

1.5 Horticulture Industry Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

Improve farm gate returns for agriculture, fisheries, food and fibre industries. Provide targeted assistance to help primary producers, their families and communities manage adjustment pressures.

1.6 Wool Industry Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

Improve farm gate returns for agriculture, fisheries, food and fibre industries. Provide targeted assistance to help primary producers, their families and communities manage adjustment pressures.

1.7 Grains Industry Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

Improve farm gate returns for agriculture, fisheries, food and fibre industries. Provide targeted assistance to help primary producers, their families and communities manage adjustment pressures.

1.8 Dairy Industry Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

Improve farm gate returns for agriculture, fisheries, food and fibre industries. Provide targeted assistance to help primary producers, their families and communities manage adjustment pressures.

1.9 Meat and Livestock Industry Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

Improve farm gate returns for agriculture, fisheries, food and fibre industries. Provide targeted assistance to help primary producers, their families and communities manage adjustment pressures.

1.10 Agricultural Resources Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

Improve farm gate returns for agriculture, fisheries, food and fibre industries. Provide targeted assistance to help primary producers, their families and communities manage adjustment pressures.

1.11 Drought Programs Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

Improve farm gate returns for agriculture, fisheries, food and fibre industries. Provide targeted assistance to help primary producers, their families and communities manage adjustment pressures.

1.12 Rural Programs Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

Improve farm gate returns for agriculture, fisheries, food and fibre industries. Provide targeted assistance to help primary producers, their families and communities manage adjustment pressures.

1.13 International Market Access Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

Maximise returns to primary producers from selling into export markets Continued on following page Table 2.2: Performance measure for Outcome 1 (continued)

# Program Body Contribution
1.1 Promotion of Australia's export and other international economic interests Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade)

DAFF and the Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade) work together to achieve the best outcomes for Australian agricultural, fisheries and forestry exports, including through improved market access and addressing non-tariff measures. The agencies also work cooperatively to deliver whole-of-government programs such as the Agri-Business Expansion Initiative and the Non-Tariff Barrier Action Plan.

1.2 Programs to promote Australia's exports and other international economic interests Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade)

DAFF and the Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade) work together to achieve the best outcomes for Australian agricultural, fisheries and forestry exports, including through improved market access and addressing non-tariff measures. The agencies also work cooperatively to deliver whole-of-government programs such as the Agri-Business Expansion Initiative and the Non-Tariff Barrier Action Plan.

1.1 Bureau of Meteorology Bureau of Meteorology

The Bureau of Meteorology provides weather, climate and water modelling and information to DAFF.

1.9 National Partnership Payments to the States Department of the Treasury

The Department of the Treasury contributes to Outcome 1 by making payments through the Federation Funding Agreement Framework on behalf of DAFF, for the following funding agreements: Construction Softwood Transport Assistance (SPP880) Fishing and Camping Facilities Program (SPP815) Management of Established Pest and Weeds (SPP693) Support Plantation Establishment (SPP895)

1.1 Jobs, Land and the Economy National Indigenous Australians Agency

DAFF and NIAA work together to provide opportunities for Indigenous communities and land managers to engage with the National Landcare Program.

1.1 Program 1.1 - Services to the Community - Social Security and Welfare Services Australia

Services Australia manages payments under the Farm Household Support Act 2014 on behalf of DAFF.

1.2 Program 1.2 - Services to the Community - Health Services Australia

Services Australia manages payments under the Farm Household Support Act 2014 on behalf of DAFF.

1.3 Program 1.3 - Child Support Services Australia

Services Australia manages payments under the Farm Household Support Act 2014 on behalf of DAFF.

1.1 Wine Australia Wine Australia

DAFF works together with AgriFutures Australia, Australian Fisheries Management Authority, Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority, Cotton, Fisheries and Grains Research and Development Corporations, Regional Investment Corporation and Wine Australia to ensure sustainable, productive, and profitable agricultural industries. Continued on following pages

Outcome #2: Safeguard Australia's animal and plant health status to maintain overseas markets and protect the economy and environment from the impact of exotic pests and diseases, through risk assessment, inspection and certification, and the implementation of emergency response arrangements for Australian agricultural, food and fibre industries.
# Program Body Contribution
2.1 Biosecurity and Export Services Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

Use evidence-based risk management to ensure the safe movement into Australia of people, animals, plants, food and cargo. Coordinate emergency responses to pest and disease incursions.

2.2 Plant and Animal Health Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

Use evidence-based risk management to ensure the safe movement into Australia of people, animals, plants, food and cargo; Coordinate emergency responses to pest and disease incursions.

# Program Body Contribution
1.1 Promotion of Australia's export and other international economic interests Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade)

DAFF and Austrade work together to achieve the best outcomes for Australian agricultural, fisheries and forestry exports.

1 Scientific and Industrial Research and Infrastructure Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation

DAFF contributes to the operating costs of the CSIRO's Australian Centre for Disease Preparedness (formerly the Australian Animal Health Laboratory) for animal disease diagnosis, prevention, and research.

1.8 Health Protection, Emergency Response and Regulation Department of Health and Aged Care

DAFF provides the at-the-border services for the management of various human biosecurity risks on behalf of the Department of Health and Aged Care under the Biosecurity Act 2015 pursuant to a memorandum of understanding. Continued on following pages

1.1 Border Enforcement Department of Home Affairs

DAFF and the Department of Home Affairs work collaboratively to undertake screening and surveillance for all people and goods entering Australia.

1.2 Border Management Department of Home Affairs

DAFF and the Department of Home Affairs work collaboratively to undertake screening and surveillance for all people and goods entering Australia.

1.1 Investing in science, technology and commercialisation Department of Industry, Science and Resources

DAFF works collaboratively with the Department of Industry, Science and Resources (DISR) through the National Measurement Institute. DAFF access analytical laboratory services and expertise to support the National Residue Survey and Imported Food Inspection Scheme.

1.3 Supporting a strong resources sector Department of Industry, Science and Resources

DAFF works collaboratively with the Department of Industry, Science and Resources (DISR) through the National Measurement Institute. DAFF access analytical laboratory services and expertise to support the National Residue Survey and Imported Food Inspection Scheme.

1.9 National Partnership Payments to the States Department of the Treasury

The Department of the Treasury contributes to Outcome 2 by making payments through the Federation Funding Agreement Framework on behalf of DAFF, for the following funding agreements: Bolstering Australia's Biosecurity System - Protecting Australia from Escalating Exotic Animal Disease Risks (SPP900) Building Resilience to Manage Fruit Fly (SPP993) Ehrlichia Canis Pilot Program (SPP876) Horse Traceability (SPP875) National Plant Health Surveillance Program (SPP857) Pest and Disease Preparedness and Response Programs (SPP188) Reducing Regulatory Burden and Streamlining Audit Arrangements in the Dairy Sector (SPP859) Strengthen Australia's Frontline Biosecurity Capability and Domestic Preparedness (SPP913) Continued on following page

1.1 Food Regulatory Activity and Services to the Minister and Parliament Food Standards Australia New Zealand

Food Standards Australia New Zealand provides advice on whether foods pose a medium to high risk to public health to help DAFF to manage the food safety risks associated with imported food for human consumption.