The MAC is responsible for:
- informing the Minister on issues affecting forests and the forest industry, including third party certification, resource security, supply chain security, residue markets, value adding, and market security;
- advising the Minister on opportunities for, and impediments to, growth of Tasmania’s forest industry;
- supporting Tasmania’s forest industry in the community and markets; and
- advising the Minister on key operational and strategic policy direction and requirements relating to forests and the forestry industry, including development of a Strategic Forest Industry Growth Plan.