ESTABLISHMENT OF A WINE PRODUCERS’ COMMITTEE FOR WESTERN AUSTRALIAN WINE PRODUCERS

WA wine producers have shown support in a postal poll for the establishment of an APC Producers' Committee to provide sustainable resourcing for industry development.

Based on the results of the poll and significant industry support provided by the nine Regional Associations and producers during the formal industry submission process, the APC Commission resolved to establish a Producers' Committee for WA wine producers.

APC Chairman Dr William Ryan, formally advised industry of the decision on Wednesday 23rd December, noting "the many years of discussion and work that has been put in by the wine industry to reach this positive outcome".  

The notice of establishment was posted to the Government Gazette today.

Wine producers in Western Australia are invited to nominate themselves for appointment by the Commission to the APC Wine Producers’ Committee. Nominations close 5:00pm, Friday 29 January 2016.

Send nominations / enquiries to Ingrid Smith, Executive Officer, Agricultural Produce Commission, Sort Bin 27, 3 Baron Hay Court, South Perth WA 6151 Email Ingrid.smith@agric.wa.gov.au Phone 9368 3127