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28 September 2021

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26 October 2021

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Non commodity conditions apply to all packaging, containers and transport methods used to bring goods into the country. Refer to the Non Commodity case to review the non commodity conditions related to your import.

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Salmonid fish for human consumption Changes

Effective 25 September 2021 to 1 October 2021

This case describes the requirements for the importation of salmonid fish for human consumption only. This includes all ‘atlantic’ (Salmo spp.) and ‘pacific’ (Oncorhynchus spp.) species of salmon and trout. A full list of species is contained within the case.For the import of salmon roe please refer to the BICON case Fish roe and caviar for human consumption.For the import of non-salmonid fish species please refer to the BICON case Finfish for human consumption.For the import of retorted finfish, please refer to the BICON case Retorted goods for human consumption.Please note that this case only applies to the finfish component of composite products. If you are importing a composite product, you must search BICON for each individual ingredient to determine the conditions and apply for an import permit via the ‘other’ pathway within this case.

Matched Term: Frozen

Finfish (excluding Salmonid) for human consumption Alerts Changes

Effective 25 September 2021 to 1 October 2021

This case describes the requirements for the importation of finfish (excluding Salmonid) for human consumption only. Please note that this case only applies to the finfish component of composite products. If you are importing a composite product, you must search BICON for each individual ingredient to determine the conditions that apply.

Matched Term: Frozen

Prunus spp. for use as nursery stock

Effective 25 September 2021 to 1 October 2021

This case describes the requirements for the importation of Prunus spp. as nursery stock.

Matched Term: fruit

Herbarium specimens Changes

Effective 25 September 2021 to 1 October 2021

This case describes the requirements for the importation of non-infected and infected herbarium specimens of vascular plants, and non-vascular plants and fungi (including algae, lichens, mosses, liverworts and hornworts). Herbarium specimens are processed (e.g. dried, mounted, preserved) plant samples that are labelled with their collection data. These goods are for use in herbarium reference collections, for example, institutes listed in the Index Herbariorum. The department strongly encourages importers of herbarium specimens to transport the specimens via courier. This allows importers to monitor the movement and receipt of the goods throughout the import pathway, which may not be possible through the mail system.

Matched Term: freeze

Meals ready to eat (MREs) for human consumption Alerts

Effective 14 September 2021 to 1 October 2021

This case describes the requirements for the importation of meals ready to eat (MREs) for human consumption only. MREs include shelf stable ready to eat meals for the personal use of international military and rescue, shelf stable ready to eat meals returning with the Australian defence forces or government sponsored rescue taskforces from overseas operations, and shelf stable ready to eat meals for commercial sale. For the import of frozen ready to eat meals, please refer to the BICON cases relevant to the ingredients.

Matched Term: frozen

Protein powders and body building supplements for human consumption

Effective 14 September 2021 to 1 October 2021

This case describes the requirements for the importation of protein powders and body building supplements, specifically marketed for body building, weight lifting and athletics. This includes dairy and vegetable protein powders, pre-workout stimulants, branched-chain amino acids (BCAA), glutamine, essential fatty acids, meal replacement products, creatine, weight loss products, and hormone boosters and suppressants.

Matched Term: vegetable

Potpourri

Effective 25 September 2021 to 1 October 2021

The case describes the requirements for the importation of potpourri for all uses other than as animal foods, fertilisers or for growing purposes. These conditions do not apply to products with a single ingredient, incense, herbs or fibre articles.

Matched Term: herbs

Dried grapes for human consumption Alerts

Effective 25 September 2021 to 1 October 2021

This case describes the requirements for the importation of dried grapes (sultanas, raisins, currants etc) and dried grape bunches for human consumption. For the import of dried grape leaves refer to BICON case Dried herbs for human consumption.

Matched Term: herbs

Cocoa powder, cocoa butter, cocoa cake and cocoa liquor

Effective 25 September 2021 to 1 October 2021

This case describes the requirements for the importation of these goods for all uses other than as animal foods, fertilisers, or for growing purposes. Cocoa butter, also called Theobroma oil, is an edible vegetable fat extracted from the cocoa bean. Cocoa cake, or cocoa mass is the solid remainder of this extraction process. For the importation of cooked cakes, please refer to the BICON case: Dairy products for human consumption.

Matched Term: vegetable


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