for animals. for welfare. for you.
A better standard for Australian free range poultry farming and production.
Who we are
FREPA is Free Range Egg and Poultry Australia
FREPA is a not-for-profit, nation-wide, member-based organisation. Since 1993, we have been committed to independent accreditation for the highest standards of animal welfare, traceability and production of free range eggs and poultry.
Look for FREPA to know you’re buying a genuine free range product.learn more
Our auditors are Exemplar Global and are independent from FREPA.
Our logo is recognised by the industry and the public.
Our focus is the care, health and welfare of our birds.
what we do
upholding free range standards
FREPA provides accreditation to free range egg producers, meat chicken farmers, turkey meat farmers and meat chicken processors which meet our standards. We not only set high standards – we ensure these standards are met through regular and independent third-party auditing.
Birds must have regular access to enriched and safe outdoor areas.
Health & Welfare
Birds are routinely assessed and reviewed for flock health and welfare.
We adhere to the benchmark industry standards around poultry welfare.
find us on the shelf
FREPA accredited brands
You’ll find FREPA-accredited eggs and poultry products in most supermarkets and independent stores, including these well-known brands:
like to know more?
At FREPA, we want everyone to know more about free range egg and poultry – and why it’s important for both the welfare of our animals and the future of agriculture.
the name to trust.
the logo to look for.
Not all free-range accreditation is the same. To make sure your eggs and poultry meet the high standards set and independently audited by FREPA, look for the black rooster.
We’re a member-based organisation made up of independent farmers across Australia. If you share our high standards of animal welfare, traceability and production, you can be FREPA accredited.
In addition to our standards, all farms must comply with relevant government legislation pertaining to poultry farming practices.learn more