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Statement of Circumstances Bega Southern

Statement of Circumstances Bega Southern

Statement of Circumstances Bega Southern – Western Districts VIC, SA, Gippsland and Orbost

Milk pick up Regions: Local Government Areas of Gippsland specifically; Wellington, Latrobe, Baw Baw, South Gippsland, Bass Coast (east of San Remo), Cardinia, Yarra Ranges and a 30km radius of Orbost in East Gippsland. Western Districts specifically; Colac Otway (25km radius of Colac township), Corangamite, Moyne, Warrnambool, Glenelg, Southern Grampians. South Australia specifically; Grant and Wattle Range (south of Lucindale).

Milk Volume Required: 300ML

Statement of circumstances that apply to all contracts;

  • Current Dairy Food Safety Licence
  • Compliance with legislation in relation to milk production, including environmental/effluent management and animal welfare
  • Historic compliance with Bega Cheese or Tatura Milk Industries quality standards and quality assurance program or proof of compliance with another processor’s quality standards and program
  • Commitment to Occupational Health and Safety for both Bega Cheese, Tatura Milk Industries, farm staff and contractors
  • Safe and efficient tanker access and logistically efficient collection for Bega Cheese
  • Sufficient production capacity for a minimum milk collection 500L (milk no more 48hrs old)
  • Meets assessment and verification checks