Australia is recognised for the purpose of equivalence since 1996 for an unspecified duration. Please consult Annex III of Regulation (EC) 1235/2008 for further information.
Australia has not formally recognized the European Union's organic production rules and control system as equivalent. For more information regarding export of organic product from the EU to Australia, please contact the competent authority: Australian Quarantine and Inspection Service.
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