Key policy and regulatory resources

VicForests Proposed Change to Timber Release Plan (Dec 2017); deadline for community feedback 12 Jan 2018

Report on Progress with Implementation of the Victorian Regional Forest Agreements (RFAs) Period 3: 2009-2014 (Nov 2017); deadline for community feedback 29 Jan 2018 

Scoping Agreement for the third five-yearly review of progress with Implementation of the Victorian Regional Forest Agreements (May 2016)

Inquiry into VicForests Operations (Vic Parliament Economy and Infrastructure Committee: self-referenced 10 May 2017)

A review of the effectiveness and impact of establishing timber harvesting exclusion zones around Leadbeater's Possum colonies (DELWP, 11 July 2017)

Sustainable Forests (Timber) Act 2004 (inc amendments to 1 Aug 2015)

Final Report on Progress with Implementation of the Victorian Regional Forest Agreements (RFAs) An update to the December 2009 Draft Report on Progress including additional information as recommended by the Independent Reviewer (2014)

Timber Allocation Order 2013 (as amended 30 Oct 2014)

Forest Management in Victoria (VicForests). Useful graphic with links to other key sites.

State of the Forests Report (DELWP, 2013)

Independent Review on Progress with Implementation of the Victorian Regional Forest Agreements (RFAs) final report (May, 2010)

Forest Management Plan for the Central Highlands 1998

Forest Reports (DELWP)

Forest Reports: Timber Harvesting 1 Jan 2016 - 30 April 2017

Regional Forest Agreements (DELWP)

Regional Forest Agreements (DAWR)

RFA Central Highlands (DAWR)

RFA Extension, Rollover or Review (FOI docs, 10 Feb 2015, mostly redacted)