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14 November 2019

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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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Freshwater aquarium fish

Effective 20 September 2019 to present

This case describes the requirements for the importation of live ornamental freshwater fish for aquarium purposes.

Matched Term: Freshwater, aquarium, fish, Freshwater aquarium fish, catfish, Filefish, Batfish, Glassfish, Angelfish, ponyfish, hatchetfish, knifefish, Goldfish

Marine aquarium fish

Effective 20 September 2019 to present

This case describes the requirements for the importation of live marine fish for aquarium purposes only.

Matched Term: aquarium, fish, fishes, Pipefish, Angelfish, Batfish, Spadefish, Damselfish, Filefish, Parrotfish, Squirrelfish, Pearlfish, Tilefish, Goatfish, Shrimpfish, Triggerfish, catfish, Lionfish, Surgeonfish, Snipefish, Flatfish

Fish viscera for human consumption Alerts

Effective 14 November 2019 to present

This case describes the requirements for the importation of fish viscera for human consumption only, including fish maw. Fish maw is the swim bladder, gas bladder or air bladder of a fish which has undergone a drying stage. Fish viscera includes all other internal organs of the fish as well as swim bladders that have not been dried. Please note that this case does not apply to the importation of fish products as retorted goods. For retorted fish products, please refer to BICON case Retorted goods for human consumption.

Matched Term: Fish, Weakfish

Bony fish and cephalopods for bait or fish food

Effective 14 November 2019 to present

This case describes the requirements for the importation of bony fish and cephalopods that have been sourced for the purpose of commercial fishing or use as feed in aquaculture systems. Bony fish includes any member within taxonomic group ‘Osteichthyes’, and excludes sharks and rays. Cephalopods include octopus, squid, cuttlefish and nautilus.

Matched Term: fish, fishing, cuttlefish, baitfish, Finfish, Bonyfish

Baits, lures and fishing flies for aquatic use Alerts

Effective 19 September 2019 to present

This case describes the requirements for the importation of baits and lures for aquatic use e.g. for recreational fishing use.

Matched Term: fishing, fish, Cuttlefish, Finfish

Finfish for human consumption

Effective 14 November 2019 to present

This case describes the requirements for the importation of finfish for human consumption only. For the import of retorted finfish, please refer to the BICON case Retorted goods for human consumption. For the import of salmonid fish, please refer to the BICON case Salmonid fish 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 that apply.

Matched Term: fish, Finfish, Milkfish, Sawfish, Sweetfish, Flatfish, Fishcake

Salmonid fish for human consumption Alerts

Effective 14 November 2019 to present

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: fish, Finfish, Fishcake

Pet fish food

Effective 14 November 2019 to present

This case describes the requirements for the importation of manufactured fish food for the consumption of pet fish in enclosed aquariums or ponds. Goods must not be used for aquaculture or any other purpose.

Matched Term: fish, aquariums, Fishfeed

Articles and equipment used in water (fresh or sea water)

Effective 3 October 2019 to present

This case describes the requirements for the importation of all articles, equipment including aquaculture equipment that have been used in water. In some countries fresh water may be contaminated with Didymosphenia geminata (Didymosphenia geminata).

Matched Term: Fishing, Fish, Aquariums

Aquaculture feed and aquatic meals Alerts

Effective 14 November 2019 to present

This case describes the import requirements for manufactured aquatic animal feeds. This includes aquatic animal and aquaculture feeds containing fish and crustacean meal. For the importation of fish and cephalopods for use in aquaculture systems or as bait, please refer to the BICON case: Bony fish and cephalopods for bait or fish food.

Matched Term: fish, Fishmeal


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