Classification Applications

An Application for Classification (Application) must be submitted to Wheat Quality Australia for every classification decision required for each candidate variety.

To apply for a wheat variety to be classified, an Application form must be completed, along with a Statutory Declaration. For copies of these documents, please contact WQA via the below.

Only the person or organisation holding proprietary rights to a variety may submit an Application, except where reclassification is required due to expiration of a previous classification.

In this instance Wheat Quality Australia may collect and test samples, and submit an Application for the variety.

Prior to submitting an Application, wheat breeders must execute a Services Agreement with Wheat Quality Australia. A copy of the Services Agreement is available for download below.

Application for







Enquire about having a variety classified by Wheat Quality Australia. The WQA Panel meets regularly to consider applications, the current schedule is:

Meeting Date

Applications Close

25 March 2020

3 March 2020

14 May 2020

22 April 2020

23 July 2020

1 July 2020

8 October 2020

16 September 2020