Timber Queensland provides the timber industry with a united voice to participate in developing a whole-of-industry position on issues which impact our members.
We represent forest industry interests at all levels of government, in both regulatory and standards forums on issues covering strategic planning and allocation processes, royalties, codes of practice and legislative changes. With almost 80 years of knowledge and experience Timber Queensland has a proud history of enhancing and developing the Queensland forest & timber industry through ongoing education and awareness with key policy makers and other stakeholders.
Timber Queensland facilitates a forum to develop strategic industry positions on matters such as certification, private native forest management, quality assurance and data collection.
We deliver real results for our industry by providing respected independent and impartial inspection and technical services as well as providing technical advice, training and education on timber-specific issues via our website, newsletters, meetings and events.
Timber Queensland works to create awareness of the benefits and uses of timber and timber products ensuring issues affecting our members and the broader industry are brought to the attention of the news media and wider community.
We offer an avenue for the timber industry to influence Australian Standards and building industry policy and assist industry to acquire Government grant funding to support projects with industry-wide benefits.
The production and use of Queensland timber has become more sustainable than ever. Timber Queensland works with government and industry to improve environmental initiatives, making sustainability our industry’s competitive advantage.