The Council

Building leadership capability for the sheep industry

The Sheepmeat Council of Australia and Meat & Livestock Australia have launched a new joint initiative to build producer’s leadership skills and shape an exciting future for the sector. The project, ‘Building Leadership Capability for the Sheep Industry’, was officially launched in Canberra on 30 May 2016 at a gathering of industry leaders and guests. The project’s objective is to ensure that the Australian sheep industry attracts, develops and retains people with leadership skills to contribute to the long-term viability of the industry. For more information click here

SCA BLCSI launch photo online

Pictured at the launch of the ‘Building leadership capability for the sheep industry’ project in Canberra on 30 May 2016, Richard Norton MLA, Kat Giles SCA, Kathleen Allan SCA and Jeff Murray President SCA. 

Sheepmeat Industry Strategic Plan

Minister for Agriculture, Barnaby Joyce, launched the Sheepmeat Industry Strategic Plan (SISP 2020) on 9 September 2015. SISP 2020 sets out the sheepmeat industry’s strategic priorities for the coming five years and strongly aligns to the Meat Industry Strategic Plan (MISP 2020). For more information click here

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2015 Sheepmeat Annual Muster- Available now!

The Sheepmeat Council of Australia’s (SCA) free Annual Muster publication provides a snapshot summary of SCA’s work undertaken throughout the year on behalf of sheepmeat producers to underpin our market access, and ultimately returns to producers.

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2015 Sheepmeat Annual Muster 

2014 Sheepmeat Annual Muster

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Media & News

Request for Proposal: Review of the Sheep and Lamb Transaction Levy

The Sheepmeat Council of Australia is seeking proposals from suitably qualified people/organisations to conduct a review of the Sheep and Lamb Transaction Levies. A review of the Sheep and Lamb Transaction Levy (STL) is being undertaken to ensure the levy provides adequate funding to meet the sheepmeat industry’s strategic priorities under the Sheep Industry StrategicRead more

SCA calling for applications for non-executive Directors

The Sheepmeat Council of Australia (SCA) is seeking to appoint seven non-executive directors to the Sheep Producers Australia Ltd (SPA) Board.   SCA is modernising its operations to better serve Australia’s sheep producers. Members have agreed for the organization to transition from an association incorporated in the ACT to a public company limited by guaranteeRead more

Sheep producers proud of in-market successes in the Middle East

By Dr Kat Giles – Sheepmeat Council of Australia CEO Dr Kat Giles (BVMS) is the Chief Executive Officer of the Sheepmeat Council of Australia. She is pictured at an ESCAS-approved sheep feedlot in Dubai in July. THE logistics of Australia’s $230 million-plus annual live sheep trade to the Middle East are hard to fullyRead more