You may be required to comply with this code if you are a firewood collector / merchant. The purpose of this code is to minimise the environmental harm caused by the harvesting of hardwoods for firewood. Compliance with this code is voluntary. The aim of the code is to:
- Promote sustainability;
- Minimise environmental harm caused by the burning of firewood; and
- Provide consumer protection to purchasers of firewood.
If you choose to comply with this code you may be permitted to use a logo that signifies your business's compliance.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.