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About PaDIL

PaDIL is jointly owned by the Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment, the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development, Western Australia, Museums Victoria and Plant Health Australia. PaDIL is hosted by Plant Health Australia.

The joint owners of PaDIL are:

The Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment

The Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment is responsible for protecting Australia's natural resources and helping to build strong agricultural industries. The department works with other organisations and the community to ensure Australia's land and water resources are used productively and sustainably. The department manages biosecurity risks to Australian agriculture and our environment by preventing the spread of plant pests and animal disease.

Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development, Western Australia

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD), Western Australia is committed to create enduring prosperity for all Western Australians by achieving DPIRD's goals to Protect, Grow and Innovate'. DPIRD manages and provides for sustainable use of our natural resources and soils, and protects Western Australia's brand and reputation as a reliable producer of premium, clean and safe food, products and services. DPIRD enables the primary industries sector and regions to increase international competitiveness, and grow in value and social amenity, strengthening these key pillars of WA's economy. DPIRD supports a culture of scientific inquiry, innovation and adaptation across primary industries and regions to boost industry transformation, economic growth and employment. DPIRD's priorities are delivering respected and recognised State biosecurity through a responsive and robust biosecurity system, surveillance for market access and early detection. DPIRD's long-term commitment to biosecurity has helped maintain Western Australia's relative freedom from pests and diseases.

Museum Victoria,

Museums Victoria is Australia's largest public museum organisation. We have been providing trusted knowledge and opportunities for wonderous discovery through experiences and the State Collection since 1854.

Plant Health Australia

Plant Health Australia (PHA) is the national coordinator of the government-industry partnership for plant biosecurity in Australia. Its purpose is to coordinate strong industry and government partnerships that minimise plant pest impacts on Australia, boosting industry productivity and profitability and enhancing market access.