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Alerts and Changes provide information about notices or changes to import conditions. You can keep informed with these notices by following individual import cases.

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Mandatory pre-shipment methyl bromide fumigation for fresh leaves and fresh taro from Fiji

Effective from 15 January 2021
Please note that due to unprecedented circumstances, the date of implementation for these conditions has been extended from 18 January 2021 to 1 February 2021. Fresh leaves and fresh taro for human consumption from Fiji certified for export on or ...
Related Cases:   Fresh leaves for human consumption | Fresh mustard stick, betel leaves and paan leaves (Piper betel) for human consumption | Fresh root vegetables for human consumption

Changes to the import of retorted goods for human consumption

Effective from 14 January 2021
The Department is making changes to the standard import permit for retorted, shelf stable, commercially sterile food products containing animal ingredients for human consumption. The changes will mean that the following commodities are no longer per...
Related Cases:   Retorted goods

Update to approved country list for sourcing of avian fluids and tissues

Effective from 14 January 2021
The Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment (the department) has received notification of a recent outbreak of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) in Hungary. HPAI is not considered to be endemic in Australia. The Director o...
Related Cases:   Animal fluids and tissues (excluding viable reproductive material)

Import permit applications for apiaceous vegetable seed species are now open for lodgement

Effective from 13 January 2021
As , an import permit requirement will be introduced on 30 March 2021 for the following apiaceous seed species (including their synonyms) imported for human consumption and sowing purposes: • Anthriscus cerefolium (chervil) • Apium graveolens (celery...
Related Cases:   Regulated vegetable crop seeds for human consumption | Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum hosts as seed for sowing | Foeniculum vulgare as seed for sowing | Celery seed for human consumption | Apium graveolens as seed for sowing | Fennel seed for human consumption

Tropical and temperate species that are hosts of Xylella fastidiosa for use as nursery stock

Effective from 8 January 2021
All permitted species of the Sambucus genus have been moved from the BICON case ‘Tropical and temperate species that are hosts of Xylella fastidiosa for use as nursery stock’ and included in the BICON case 'Xylella fastidiosa hosts for use as nursery s...
Related Cases:   Tropical and temperate species that are hosts of Xylella fastidiosa for use as nursery stock

Xylella fastidiosa hosts for use as nursery stock

Effective from 8 January 2021
All permitted species of the Sambucus genus have been moved from the BICON case ‘Tropical and temperate species that are hosts of Xylella fastidiosa for use as nursery stock’ and included in the BICON case 'Xylella fastidiosa hosts for use as nursery s...
Related Cases:   Xylella fastidiosa hosts for use as nursery stock

Human therapeutics and medicines

Effective from 25 December 2020
The import conditions for clinical trial medicines has been reviewed. The importer declaration has been changed: • The statements required to be made by the importer have been condensed to address the specific import requirement. • Clarification tha...
Related Cases:   Human therapeutics and medicines

Xylella fastidiosa hosts for use as nursery stock

Effective from 24 December 2020
The department has identified the following apiaceous genera and species to be hosts of Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum: • Anthriscus spp. • Daucus spp. and • Heracleum minimum. Therefore, all permitted species of the above genera have been mo...
Related Cases:   Xylella fastidiosa hosts for use as nursery stock

Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum hosts for use as nursery stock

Effective from 24 December 2020
The department has identified the following apiaceous genera and species to be hosts of Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum: • Anthriscus spp. • Daucus spp. and • Heracleum minimum. Therefore, all permitted species of the above genera have been mo...
Related Cases:   Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum hosts for use as nursery stock

Xylella fastidiosa hosts for use as nursery stock

Effective from 23 December 2020
The following species have been removed from the BICON case ‘Xylella fastidiosa hosts for use as nursery stock’ following a review of species listings in BICON: • Allium ceratophyllum • Allium victorialis • Alyssum cuneifolium • Erica scabriuscula ...
Related Cases:   Xylella fastidiosa hosts for use as nursery stock

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