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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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Ground or whole peppercorns and pepper for human consumption Alerts

Effective 18 July 2020 to present

This case describes the requirements for the importation of ground or whole peppercorns and pepper for human consumption.

Matched Term: Ground, whole, peppercorns, peppercorn

Dried herb products not for human consumption

Effective 3 August 2020 to present

This case describes the requirements for the importation of dried herb products. Importation is permitted for all end uses other than for human consumption, animal foods, fertilisers or growing purposes. Products may contain ingredients such as leaves, flowers, stems, roots, gums, milled seed, resins, rhizomes, spices and crushed nut shells. These must be thoroughly dried, broken into small pieces and not capable of propagation. The case does not apply to unmilled seeds, fruit or bark. For human consumption, please refer to the BICON case Dried herbs for human consumption. For whole dried or preserved flowers and leaf material, please refer to the BICON case Dried or preserved flowers and foliage.

Matched Term: whole, Ground, Groundsel, Groundcherry

Dried herbs for human consumption Alerts

Effective 3 August 2020 to present

This case describes the requirements for the importation of dried herbs. Importation is permitted for human consumption and human therapeutics. This includes pods without seeds, citrus peel, leaves, flowers, stems, roots, gums, resins, rhizomes, spices and crushed nut shells that are thoroughly dried and not capable of propagation. The case does not apply to seeds, fruit or bark. For pods with permitted seed and dried fruit, please use the Dried fruit BICON case. For permitted seed, please use the Raw seed BICON case. For pods with non-permitted seed and non-permitted seed, please use the relevant seed for human consumption BICON case. For bark, please use the Bark for human consumption BICON case.

Matched Term: Ground, Whole, Groundsel, Groundcherry

Whole lentils for human consumption

Effective 18 July 2020 to present

This case describes the requirements for the importation of whole lentils for human consumption.

Matched Term: Whole

Dried fruit Alerts

Effective 3 August 2020 to present

This case describes the requirements for the importation of dried or freeze-dried fruit and applies to a range of fruit. Importation is permitted for human consumption and all end uses other than as animal foods, fertilisers or for growing purposes. For coconuts for decorative or novelty purposes please refer to BICON case Permitted plant fibres.For frozen coconut meat please refer to BICON case Frozen fruit, vegetables and herbs for human consumption.For pods containing permitted seeds, please use this case. For seeds and pods containing non-permitted seeds, please refer to the relevant seeds for human consumption BICON case.For pods not containing seeds, please refer to BICON case Dried herbs for human consumption.

Matched Term: Ground, whole, Groundcherry

Dried and whole Ziziphus spp. for human consumption

Effective 18 July 2020 to present

This case describes the requirements for the importation of dried and whole Ziziphus spp. for human consumption.

Matched Term: whole

Whole dried peas for human consumption

Effective 30 July 2020 to present

This case describes the requirements for the importation of whole and mature dried peas for human consumption. This includes both garden (wrinkled-seeded) and field peas (smooth, round-seeded).

Matched Term: Whole

Bark for human consumption

Effective 3 August 2020 to present

This case describes the requirements for the importation of dried bark. Importation is permitted for all end uses other than as animal foods, fertilisers or for growing purposes. Note: This case also contains the requirements for Rosa spp. root products.

Matched Term: ground

Plant material for research purposes

Effective 24 July 2020 to present

This case describes the import requirements for not knowingly infected live plant samples, whole seed samples and other plant samples (e.g. processed or preserved samples) imported for research purposes. Plant material for research purposes may require containment in an approved arrangement site (e.g. laboratory or glasshouse). The required level of containment is determined by assessing the biosecurity risk associated with the imported material as well as the proposed research activity. Plant material that has undergone a department approved preservation method offshore may be released from biosecurity control. Alternatively, treatments can often be applied on arrival to allow the imported plant material to be released from biosecurity control (e.g. gamma irradiation treatment). Treatment options will vary depending on the type and form of plant material. An appropriate treatment option will be determined during the permit assessment.

Matched Term: whole, ground

Powdered herbs for human consumption Changes

Effective 5 August 2020 to present

The case describes the requirements for the importation of powdered herbs of plant origin for human consumption. Powdered herbs consist of dried and ground plant parts (including seeds, fruits, herbs, bark and roots). Human consumption includes uses such as food, supplements, complementary medicines, cosmetics or smoking.

Matched Term: ground


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