Australian Organic Ltd (AOL) is the leading peak industry body engaging with Government and Industry to promote the commercial and social interests of those who are certified and protect the integrity of the certified industry against fraud and misleading organics.

AOL established an organic certification scheme to independently verify that farmers and processors were producing in accord with those standards and introduced the leading organic certification ‘Bud’ logo. This symbol ensures the integrity of organic products in the marketplace for consumers and is recognised by more than 50% of Australian consumers.

Change of Financial Auditors

In accordance with Section 23.3 of the Constitution stating that the financial auditors must be appointed for a maximum period not exceeding five consecutive financial years, inclusive of the first financial year, the financial auditors for Australian Organic changed for the commencement of the 2019/20 financial year.  We thank the outgoing auditors, UHY Haines Norton for their diligence and quality service for the previous five years and welcome SRJ Walker Wayland for the incoming five years. A resolution for the engagement of SRJ Walker Wayland as the new auditors was passed at the 2019 AGM.