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News items provide general information about BICON. Typically these will be system notices, information about communication activities or upcoming import condition changes.

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BICON Rollout

Effective: 9 October 2015 to 4 November 2015
The Department of Agriculture and Water Resources is launching the new Biosecurity Import Conditions (BICON) system in stages, with a view to achieving the complete transition to BICON by December 2015. This will involve a short extension to the BICO ...

BICON System Maintenance 26 September 2015

Effective: 23 September 2015 to 26 September 2015
The BICON system will be undergoing routine maintenance between 9:00AM and 5:00PM (AEST)on Saturday 26th September 2015. Users may experience intermittent issues when connecting to the BICON website during this time.

BICON Maintenance 4 September 2015

Effective: 4 September 2015 to 7 September 2015
The Department of Agriculture will be undertaking routine maintenance of its internal IT systems between 7.00PM on Friday 4 September and 8.00AM on Monday 7 September (AEST). During this time BICON users will be unable to submit permit applications a ...

News 31st August 2015

Effective: 31 August 2015 to 30 September 2015
The issue identified last week with the link provided when using the Email Current Scenario option has now been resolved, each time you use this function you should be presented with the correct link. A minor issue has been discovered with the BICON ...

News 24th August 2015

Effective: 24 August 2015 to 31 August 2015
External News The issue identified last week with the link provided to the Non-Commodity case has now been resolved, each time you navigate to this case from the search results screen you will be taken to the current version of the case. A minor issu ...

News 17th August 2015

Effective: 17 August 2015 to 24 August 2015
External News Two minor issues have been discovered with the BICON web application that are under investigation: (c)   The non-commodity link provided at the top of each set of search results will when clicked open a supersed ...

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