Dealing with Australian Grass Fed Beef Industry Issues

Australian Beef
Association

Who Pays MLA?

MLA is the red meat industry provider for R&D and marketing. This chart illustrates the contributions by levy payers into the upkeep of the MLA. Funding arrangements vary drastically of what each sector contributes and how their contributions are made.


In the case of grass fed levy producers there is a statutory levy deducted from each transaction of five dollars. A beast can be bought and sold on several occasions and each time a transaction levy is paid.