Prepared and ready to respond

We are working towards

effective preparedness and response capabilities

an improved preparedness and response system

emergency response agreements in place for all sectors

contemporary tools ready for use

a trained, well-resourced and cross-sectoral workforce

Enhancing Australia’s capability to detect and respond to emergency animal diseases, supporting Australia’s domestic and international market focus is a key priority for AHA

AHA will ensure that Australia’s emergency preparedness and response capabilities are strong and able to deal with increasing biosecurity risks to the agricultural sector.

We will build on the mechanisms already in place through an integrated and coordinated approach, leading to a better prepared and resilient system.