Industry Contacts & Suppliers

BICWA

The Bee Industry Council of Western Australia is a peak representative body formed in 2015 by the four key industry organisations to coordinate industry activity, development and funds. BICWA consists four member organisations:

  • The Agricultural Producers Commission (APC)

  • The Western Australia Apiarists Society (WAAS)

  • The Western Australia Beekeeping Association (WABA)

  • WA Farmers - Beekeeping Section

WAAS

Western Australian Apiary Society - catering to hobbyist and amateur beekeepers

AUSTRALIAN HONEY BEE INDUSTRY COUNCIL

AHBIC June/July 2019 Newsletter

AUSTRALIAN HONEY BEE INDUSTRY COUNCIL

AHBIC June/July 2019 Newsletter

PESTS AND DISEASES

Click on the submission form to report pests and diseases: DPIRD Diagnostic Laboratory Services (DDLS)
animal disease investigation submission form

 

BEE & SWARM COLLECTION

Please refer to https://waas.org.au/Swarms to find a local resource to collect swarms.

PLANT HEALTH AUSTRALIA

Keep informed about plant health.  Sign up as a member and get Plant Health Australia's e-newsletter.

Check out 'Beekeeper' information from their website.  

LODGE YOUR LEVIES ONLINE

If you are buying and/or selling honey, you need to ensure you are registered and you lodge your Levy Returns (currently 4.6c per kg) within the required period with the Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment.  If you are registered you can pay your levies online.

You can also complete this manual form.

Click this link to download the information covering the honey levy and charge.  If you need further assistance you can call 1800 020 619 or email levies.management@awe.gov.au