Ahead of the NSW state election on 25 March 2023, the NSW Government caretaker period has commenced. Limited updates will be made to this website during this period.

NSW Bushfire Emergency 2023 -
In emergencies call 000, for agricultural and animal services assistance call 1300 795 299.
Varroa Mite Emergency Response -
Information about varroa mite and how the emergency response affects you. Find out how you can help protect the NSW honey industry
Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) -
Information about FMD and advice for livestock owners.

NSW Department of Primary Industries

The role of DPI

NSW DPI works hand-in-hand with producers – through droughts, floods, fires and biosecurity challenges – to drive stronger primary industries.

Learn about DPI research success

NSW DPI is globally recognised as a top 1% plant, animal and environmental sciences research organisation.

Real people, real stories from our state's primary industries.

Take a look at the full breadth of our stories, our researchers and our innovation on our publishing platform, DPI Stories.

DPI Commercial services

DPI can provide a variety of commercial and technical services to industry while partnering and collaborating in research, development, innovation and ag-tech solutions.