Biological Consultative Group

​​The Department of Agriculture and Water Resources Biological Consultative Group (BCG) is a consultative forum for the department, importers of biological products and stakeholders. The forum supports discussion of issues relevant to the dep​artment's Biological Imports Program and industries importing biological products.

The aim of the BCG is to provide the department and industry with a consultative forum to ensure that effective biosecurity outcomes are delivered without unnecessary impediments to trade by facilitating efficient and effective biosecurity regulation across the biosecurity continuum.


Current BCG industry membership includes representatives from:

Frequency of meetings

The BCG meets two times per year.

Further information

Phone: 02 6272 3933
Email: BCG