Forest Biosecurity Committee (FBC)

Chair: John Simmons (Farm Forestry Association Representative)

Biosecurity Manager: Brendan Gould (FOA)

Responsible for the Forest Biosecurity Surveillance programme, promotes policies to improve biosecurity, and identifies and provides funding for forest biosecurity issues. 



Forest Biosecurity Committee Updates:

September 2023

June 2022



2024 Committee Meeting Dates:

  • 27 February - Rotorua
  • 23 May
  • 21 August
  • 17 October