From land-clearing to road maintenance to vineyard establishment, contractors performing earthworks activities are common visitors to vineyard properties.

If you’re planning to use an earthworks contractor, what questions should you ask before the job starts? And what checks should you perform when they arrive?

To assess and address the risks associated with anyone wishing to enter your property, we suggest you use this fact sheet in conjunction with our ‘Biosecurity Planning for Vineyard Owners Hosting Visitors fact sheet’, available here.


Click here for the Working with contractors: earthworks fact sheet

*Updated September 2021