Revised October 2010. The AAFL Fleece Handling and Information Manual provides growers with general information on alpaca fibre as well as detailed advice on the correct handling and packaging of their fleece for consignment to AAFL.
All fleece consigned to AAFL must be accompanied by the correct paperwork. For further details on correct labelling of fleeces please see the AAFL Fleece Handling Guide and Information Manual.
ATO form and fact sheet providing guidance on ‘pay as you go’ (PAYG) withholding from payments for supplies, and the requirements for quoting an Australian business number (ABN).
AAFL fleece colour grades are set by the requirements of our customers for the products they make.
These may differ from the AAA animal registration colours. These colour grades are subject to change as manufacturers modify their products.
Points to note in assessing fleece colour for processing: