The Australian Seeds Authority (ASA) is a not-for-profit company, jointly established in 2002 by the Australian Seed Federation (ASF) and the Grains Council of Australia (GCA). With the demise of GCA in 2009, Grain Producers Australia (GPA) is now the seed grower body jointly sharing control of ASA.
ASA is responsible for administering the implementation of seed certification in Australia, and oversights:
- the OECD Schemes for the Varietal Certification or the Control of Seed Moving in International Trade, and
- the Australian Seed Certification Scheme
Theres much more information on the site, and a lot of developing services for our members. Please use the contact form if you want to ask any questions.