Workshop on options for a statutory RD&E levy for the Australian horse industry


The proposed planning workshop is just a first step in Phase 1 of a complete levy project.


Thoroughbred Horses

Research Organisation

McFarlane Strategic Services

Objective Summary

Workshop objectives: 1. To present and discuss: levy options; DAFF/LRS levy principles and guidelines; Industry Representative Bodies; critical elements for each phase of a successful levy project; indicative costs and industry resources needed for a statutory levy project; suggested timelines and stopgo points. 2. To scope the levy proposal: What is to be levied, how much and target industry sectors 3. to identify potential Representative Industry Body/Bodies to sponsor the levy project.

Project Code


Project Stage


Project Start Date

Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Project Completion Date

Friday, February 15, 2013

Journal Articles From Project

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National Priority

Frontier technologies for building and transforming Australian industries

National Priority

Adoption of R&D

National Priority

HOR-Reduce the incidence and impact of diseases and parasites in horses