The VFF provides response and expert advice to a range of government inquiries and proposed legislative changes as part of ongoing advocacy work on behalf of farmers in Victoria. Policy and advocacy usually fall into one of 13 themes. These are:

  • Right to farm
  • Telecommunications
  • Rural rates
  • Onshore gas
  • Fire services property levy
  • Water
  • Energy and power
  • Native animals
  • Native vegetation
  • Road and rail
  • Talent and foreign investment
  • Foreign ownership
  • Seasonal workers and an ethical workforce

See below for VFF submissions