Under theExport Control Act 1982and theExport Control (Organic Produce Certification) Orders, it is prohibited to export organic produce unless an Organic Produce Certificate (OPC) has been issued under these Orders for the produce. This document is a requirement of the Australian Government and requires authorisation from Certification Bodies such as ACO Certification Ltd.
For all organic exports, 10Kg or 10L and over, an OPC is required, irrespective of whether the importing country requires the document or not.
Please view our currentFee Schedulefor OPC processing fees.
Some Important things to know:
- OPC’s must be submitted prior to shipment departure.
- Exports to the EU must also go throughTRACES
- Approved Exports Certificates will be sent electronically upon assessment (within 24hrs), and via post the following day. International post will be sent via courier.
Please address all OPC enquiries to ourexports email
If you would like further information on exports, please feel free to contact our exports officer on (07) 3350 5706.