Advocacy

Legislative & regulatory projects

As the single national representative body of non-grape wine, we represent the joint and varied interests of the industry, particularly on legislative and regulatory issues.  Here is what we are currently involved in…

Please contact us if you want more information or wish to get involved.

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MPI Proposed Wine Notices

Consultation closes 20 Sept 2021

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MPI Re-design of Wine Act

Removing repetition, enhancing accessibility, and making the language clearer in Wine Act 2003

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FSANZ Energy labelling of alcoholic beverages

FSANZ project exploring regulatory and non-regulatory options for energy labelling of alcoholic beverages

Working Projects

Other Projects the FWCMA is involved in:

redesign of Fruit Wine & Cider Standards

The Committee has started initial discussions with FSANZ about redesigning the standards to include min juice content and inclusion of herbs and culinary flowers.