Authentico is about wool growers on farm stewardship, not about paper work skills.
You Already Do great work
As a wool grower you already comply with a large number of requirements in the domains of animal welfare, quality assurance, environmental care etc.
Authentico honours that
Our Authentico integrity scheme is just a summary of the great work you are already doing.
Authentico Registration Requirements for Australian and New Zealand Wool Growers
Authentico is based on all the requirements you most probably already fulfill.
National Wool Declaration
From Australian wool growers we require the completion of the National Wool Declaration.
We only accept wool with NM or CM status.
Compliance with the respective Australian or New Zealand laws governing animal welfare
Implementation of the 5 Freedoms for animals as established by The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA)
Provide details about any environmental schemes implemented on your farm.
Confirmation that your clip is classed by an AWEX Registered Wool Classer
Assurance that your wool clip is prepared in accordance with the best practice and quality standards described in the Australian Wool Exchange’s (AWEX) Wool Classer Code of Practice
HR & Employee Rights
Compliance with the Australian legislation and regulations as set out in the Australian government Fair Work Commission or
Compliance with the New Zealand legislation and regulations with regards to employment rights.
Workplace Health and Safety
Compliance with the Australian State and Territory law with regards to workplace health and safety and Occupational Health and Safety acts relative to the state or territory in which your business is registered or
Compliance with the law with regards to workplace health and safety and Occupational Health and Safety acts under the New Zealand work safe program.
Agreement to random audits by third party auditors.
Australia & New Zealand
Authentico is currently available to wool growers in Australia or New Zealand
Step-by-step wool growers guide on how to sign up for Authentico
As a wool grower, you can sign up for the Authentico Integrity Scheme on your own. This entails that you will set up your own user account and are able to log back in at any time to update your farm information and contact details as and whenever something changes.
Please follow the steps to (1) create your own user account and (2) add your farm details.
If you do not have a login yet, then scroll down to the bottom of the page and click on ‘Sign up’. If you do have an account set up, then move on with step 5.
Fill in your email address, choose a password and click that you are not a robot, and hit the sign-up button.
Check your email account and search for an email coming from the sender ‘Authentico’. Make sure you also check your spam folder. Within the email click on the link to confirm your email address. This will take you back to the Authentico page.
(If you did not receive an email at all, it may be that your email address is already associated with an Authentico account. Try to retrieve your password, by clicking ‘Forgot Password’ on the Authentico login page.)
Login with your email and password you just chose in step 3.
Fill in your contact details. This step completes your account registration to the Authentico online platform.
Next, click on ‘add farm’ or click at the top of the page on the menu item ‘Farms’
Fill in all your farm details.
If you own or manage several farms, you can add each farm individually.
For each farm, you can also add images and make a forecast on your farm’s production.
You can always log in and make changes to your details as well as to the details of your farm as and when needed. Please make sure all information provided is up to date.