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DPI Forestry leads policy, industry development, science and research for the State’s $2.4 billion wood and product manufacturing industry.

The NSW Forestry Industry Roadmap sets out the NSW Government’s long term vision for a sustainable forestry sector.

The Roadmap represents a whole-of-Government approach to the sustainable management of the NSW forest estate, and brings together specific short and long term actions around:

  • modernising regulation and a targeted reform agenda
  • balancing supply and demand to increase business confidence
  • improving community acceptance and confidence
  • driving industry innovation and capitalising on new markets

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