Organic Farming



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.

Recognition of the European Union by Australia

Australia has not formally recognised 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.

DISCLAIMER: This document has been conceived as an informative document. It does not intend to produce legally binding effects and by its nature does not prejudice any measures taken by the Commission or by a Member states within the implementing prerogatives under European Union legislation, nor any case law developed with regard to such legislation.