FIFWA uses and refers to the following key documents. Click on the images below to download.
Our infographic displays information about the industry, with statistics from a recent study of the socioeconomic impacts of the forest industry in WA
To learn more about our vision for the native forest industry and our recommendations to see it grow and prosper, read our native forest policy document.
To learn more about our goals and recommendations to ensure a secure future for the plantation industry, read our plantation policy document.
In 2018, Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources David Littleproud and Assistant Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources Senator Richard Colbeck, jointly released the National Forest Industries Plan. The plan outlines the Australian Government’s strategy to underpin growth in the industry nationally.
The peak body Australian Forests Products Associated released a document outlining an industry pledge that with the right policy settings, we will provide a massive 18 megatonnes of greenhouse gas mitigation every year from 2030.
The Forest Management Plan is the key policy framework for managing State forest.
We support and protect the industries that derive economic value and generate employment from WA’s native and plantation forest resources by providing strong advocacy on behalf of the industry, combined with timely and effective responses to critical incidents and events.