LiveCorp Governance

Statutory Funding Agreement

LiveCorp exists under the Australian Meat and Live-stock Industry Act (1997) (AMLI Act) as the Research and Development Corporation for the Australian livestock export industry. LiveCorp administers statutory levies on behalf of industry as detailed in the Statutory Funding Agreement 2017-2021 (SFA) with the Commonwealth.

Strategic Plan 2016 - 2020

The LiveCorp Strategic Plan 2016 - 2020 has been developed with considerable industry consultation to align with the Red Meat Industry Strategic Plan (RMISP) and the ALEC Industry Strategic Statement.  

Annual Operational Plan

The Annual Operational Plan (AOP) provides an overview of the activities LiveCorp will fund for the financial year on a program-by-program basis. It aims to inform Australian livestock exporters, peak industry councils (PICs), the department and the wider livestock export industry about LiveCorp’s planned activities.

Annual Reports

LiveCorp produce an annual report that contains details of LiveCorp's activities and outcomes for the financial year and includes details of program operations and financial statements.

Evaluation Framework

LiveCorp has an established systematic approach to facilitate planning, guide investment selection, allocate resources, monitor and collect key performance information and report on progress against the priorities identified in the Strategic Plan 2016 - 2020. 

Performance Review

The Statutory Funding Agreement (SFA) requires LiveCorp to commission an external consultant to conduct an independent Review of Performance to provide exporters with an independent assessment of the company's performance. The SFA outlines how this Review is to be conducted and who is eligible to conduct the Review.

Corporate Governance Statement

LiveCorp’s corporate governance practices are based on the Australian Stock Exchange Corporate Governance Council (ASXCGC) updated Principles of good corporate governance and best practice recommendations.

Fraud and Corruption Control Statement

The operational, financial, social and reputational impact of fraud and corruption can be significant and LiveCorp is committed to maintaining a culture of honesty and integrity, and fostering an ethical work environment and culture. LiveCorp has adopted a zero tolerance approach towards fraud and corruption in all activities, which is consistent with the Code of Conduct and the law.

Corporate Governance Committees

LiveCorp has two Corporate Governance Committees, the Finance, Audit and Remuneration Committee and the Selection Committee. These Committees hold essential governance functions in assisting and selecting the LiveCorp Board. 

Statement of Board Operations

The Statement of Board Operations outlines the duties of the Board.

The Australian Livestock Export Industry

LiveCorp works closely with industry stakeholders to continuously improve performance in animal health and welfare, supply chain efficiency and market access through the provision of technical services and research, development and extension (RD&E).
Australian livestock can only be exported by a licensed Australian exporter and cannot be exported to all countries. If you would like to export livestock from Australia you can contact an exporter by submitting a trade enquiry below.

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