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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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Ornamental hosts of fireblight for use as nursery stock

Effective: 19 June 2019 to 21 January 2020
Eriobotrya spp. have been removed from this BICON case as they are hosts of Ceratocystis spp. Import conditions for these genera can be found in the BICON case ‘Ornamental hosts of fireblight and Ceratocystis spp. for use as nursery stock’. This app...
Related Cases:   Ornamental hosts of fireblight for use as nursery stock

Mangifera spp. for use as nursery stock

Effective: 19 June 2019 to 21 January 2020
Ceratocystis host genera (which includes Mangifera spp.) imported for nursery stock in a form other than tissue culture require active testing by culturing for species of Ceratocystis. Tissue cultures no longer require active testing for species o...
Related Cases:   Mangifera spp. for use as nursery stock

Manihot spp. for use as nursery stock

Effective: 19 June 2019 to 21 January 2020
Ceratocystis host genera (which includes Manihot spp.) imported for nursery stock in a form other than tissue culture require active testing by culturing (or equivalent) for species of Ceratocystis. This applies to imports from all countries. I...
Related Cases:   Manihot spp. for use as nursery stock

Passiflora spp. for use as nursery stock

Effective: 19 June 2019 to 21 January 2020
Ceratocystis host genera (which includes Passiflora spp.) imported for nursery stock in a form other than tissue culture require active testing by culturing (or equivalent) for species of Ceratocystis. This applies to imports from all countries. ...
Related Cases:   Passiflora spp. for use as nursery stock

Vitis spp. (grape) for use as nursery stock

Effective: 19 June 2019 to 15 June 2020
The approved source pathway for Vitis spp. nursery stock has been removed. Importers may still source material from Foundation Plant Services, however all imports will be subject to the full range of pathogen testing on-arrival while in post-entry q...
Related Cases:   Vitis spp. (grape) for use as nursery stock

Vitis spp. (grape) seed for sowing

Effective: 19 June 2019 to 15 June 2020
The approved source pathway for Vitis spp. seed for sowing has been removed. Importers may still source seed from Foundation Plant Services, however all imports will be subject to visual screening and pathogen testing while in post-entry quarantine ...
Related Cases:   Vitis spp. (grape) seed for sowing

Fragaria spp. for use as nursery stock

Effective: 19 June 2019 to 15 June 2020
Foundation Plant Services at the University of California have been removed as an approved source of Fragaria x ananassa tissue culture. Importers may still source material from Foundation Plant Services, however all imports will be subject to the f...
Related Cases:   Fragaria spp. for use as nursery stock

Revised import conditions for Microalgae for human consumption

Effective: 19 June 2019 to 29 July 2019
A review has been completed for the Microalgae for human consumption BICON case which will result in changes to import conditions. The revised case is expected to be published in BICON 29 July 2019. Who does this alert affect: Importers of micro...
Related Cases:   Microalgae for Human Consumption

BPL affected timber from New Zealand

Effective: 17 June 2019 to 8 July 2019
Timber products clarification of sulphuryl fluoride treatment requirements The department has refined the wording for the import conditions and documentary evidence requirements for sulphuryl fluoride fumigation of timber goods. The refinements are ...
Related Cases:   BPL affected timber from New Zealand

Timber and Bamboo packaging

Effective: 17 June 2019 to 8 July 2019
Timber products clarification of sulphuryl fluoride treatment requirements The department has refined the wording for the import conditions and documentary evidence requirements for sulphuryl fluoride fumigation of timber goods. The refinements are ...
Related Cases:   Timber and Bamboo packaging

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