Frequently Asked Questions
Who are Australian Eggs?
Australian Eggs is an Industry Services Body (ISB) and provider of marketing and Research & Development (R&D) services for the benefit of all stakeholders, principally egg producers. Australian Eggs is mainly funded through statutory levies, collected under the Egg Industry Service Provision Act 2002, and Australian Government funds for the purposes of 'approved' R&D.
Australian Eggs is a public, non-listed company and was registered with the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) on 18 November 2002 and commenced operations on 1 February 2003. The Act, the Statutory Funding Agreement (SFA) between Australian Eggs and the Australian Government and the company's Constitution provide the framework for all Australian Eggs operations. Australian Eggs is one of 15 Rural Research and Development Corporations (RDCs).
Australian Eggs services all known Australian egg producers irrespective of their size, location or farming system who distribute a wide variety of eggs and egg products to the local and international market.
Australian Eggs is not an industry representative body.