About VAFI membership

VAFI represents the entire lifecycle of the timber and forest industry, whether you work in the forest (plantation and native), manage the product, process the material, work in haulage, or are just a supporter of the industry – we are your voice.

Being a member of Victoria’s most influential body for the timber and forest industry gives you assurance that your needs and business requirements are a vital part of VAFI’s advocacy work.

Your commitment to VAFI ensures we can continue doing what we do best – working for a bright future for the timber and forest industry.

Benefits of VAFI Membership Include

  • Advocacy on behalf of VAFI members
  • Industry strategy
  • Policy advice
  • Media and communications advice
  • Networking and Events
  • Access to national representation
  • Industry representation
  • Technical support
  • Workplace health and safety advice

For a full list of membership benefits, download the 2018 VAFI Membership Prospectus.

Membership options

There are currently three levels of VAFI membership available, offering direct targeted services to each member.

Full Members

Any business, entity, firm or company who is, or usually is, an employer in the value-added supply chain, including but not limited to: forest growing and management; harvesting and haulage; sawmilling and processing; pulp and paper manufacturing; timber manufactured products; wood panel and board production; timber import, export and merchandising operations in Victoria or in areas adjacent thereto.

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Associate Members

Any associated business, or organisation involved in the timber and forest industry.

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Individual Supporter Members

Any person supportive of the timber and forest supply chain who supports the work of the Association.

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Membership contact

For further information on VAFI membership, please contact:

Tim Johnston
Chief Executive Officer
Victorian Association of Forest Industries
TEL: 03 9611 9000
EMAIL: tjohnston@vafi.org.au

The Victorian Association of Forest Industries (VAFI) is the peak body for the Victorian forest and wood products industry.

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Melbourne VIC

Tel: +61 3 9611 9000