20 December 2019
The Primary Industries Legislative Amendment Act (PILA) 2019 passed through Victorian Parliament in October 2019 and commences on 1 February 2020. The passing of PILA has implications for PrimeSafe, stakeholders and industry. PrimeSafe has released a discussion paper open for consultation. Written submissions are due to PrimeSafe 5pm Monday 20 January 2020.
29 November 2019
This edition covers seafood safety, using potable water, the Vic Bag Ban, food safety programs, Kangaroos for pet food and a reminder on licence renewals for 2020.
1 October 2019
The Kangaroo Harvesting Program (KHP) began in Victoria on 1 October 2019 to enable commercial harvesting of kangaroos in Victoria. Read more for more information.
2 September 2019
This edition includes cleaning and sanitation, preservatives and the free food safety program.
22 May 2019
Updated PrimeSafe 2019-20 fees apply for licences from 1 July 2019. PrimeSafe have posted all licence renewal packs for all licences expiring 30 June 2019.
24 April 2019
During the PrimeSafe Meat Transport Vehicle renewal period, PrimeSafe holds meat transport vehicle inspections in regional locations. Click Read more to see the list of locations and times.
12 April 2019
This edition is focussed on food safety programs and announces PrimeSafe's new website.
15 January 2019
Australian Meat Regulators Group has released a Guideline that includes changes relating to the provision for recognition of the equivalence of alternative technique procedures.
20 November 2018
This edition features food safety of ready to eat meats, announcement of PrimeSafe's free food safety program for retail butcher shops, game meat licensing and licence renewal.
19 October 2018
Information on the recently released PrimeSafe game meat approval and licences are now available on our website.