Our Objectives

FIC produces an annual Business Plan, which details specific projects to be undertaken to ensure objectives are achieved.

FIC objectives are:

  • To advance the stability and prosperity of industry based in the forests of the Southern NSW Region through communication, understanding and seeking resolution to problems of mutual concern.


  • To encourage high standards of performance and efficiency in all operations through programs of education, environmental management, training and promotion of safe working practices for personnel engaged in the industry.


  • To provide a mechanism for industry to contribute to the deveiopment of competency standards and relevant training curriculum through membership on relevant industry training boards.


  • To promote community understanding of the various aspects of the industry and its contribution to the areas of economic and social development.


  • To sponsor such programs as are deemed necessary and desirable to further industry and community development.