Industry Focus

Funding Opportunities

Out of Session Call for Tender – 2017/2018 Research, Development & Extension (RD&E) is now closed

APL wishes to develop a secondary school resource aligned with the Board of Studies syllabus to support product development, using pork, in secondary schools for Year 11 and 12 students and applicable across all of Australia. Closing date Friday 15 September.

Call for Tender

Request for proposal (RFP) for APL project 2017/102

APL is commissioning a research report on global trading conditions to better understand the international trade risks and opportunities for Australian pig producers. Closing date 29 September 2017.

Request for proposal

2017/2018 Call for Tenders is now closed

During our call for tender for 2017/18 R&D funding a good number of research proposals have been received. The process for reviewing these proposals has now commenced and decision notification will be delivered to researchers between mid-July and mid-August.

Call for Tender

Information for Applicants

APL uses a web-based system called PigNet to receive applications for funding in a consistent format and which can be downloaded directly into APL’s internal project management system.

Users can login into PigNet at and follow the prompts from the welcome screen.

Please note that agreements for research projects will be issued using APL’s standard Research Project Agreement which can be viewed via the below link.

APL Research Project Agreement

Base Funding Template

Submitting reports

The following guidelines and templates will assist with preparing reports and financial statements for APL.

Progress Report Template

Final Report Template

Guidelines for Preparing Award and Undergraduate Scholarship Final Reports

Guidelines for Preparing Financial Statements

Annual Financial Statement Template

Final Financial Statement Template

Guidelines for Disclosure of APL Project Information – Request for Disclosure Form


Completed Research Reports

Project Summaries from research commissioned by APL are available here. Full reports can be emailed on request.