The National Biosecurity Emergency Preparedness Expert Group was established by the National Biosecurity Committee (NBC) in 2015 to enhance Australia’s biosecurity emergency preparedness, response and initial recovery arrangements. The expert group reports directly to the NBC.
Membership and Chair
The expert group’s membership is comprised of emergency response specialists from each jurisdiction, Animal Health Australia and Plant Health Australia.
It is chaired by an NBC member.
Project management and secretariat support for the expert group is provided by the Department of Agriculture.