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12 April 2016

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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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Uncanned or unretorted meat for human consumption

Effective 7 April 2016 to 30 April 2016

This case describes the requirements for the importation of uncanned or unretorted meat for human consumption only. Uncanned or unretorted meat includes products such as meat floss, pig meat, poultry meat, bovine meat, crocodile meat and ham. For the import of fish (including elasmobranchs/sharks), molluscs and crustaceans (including prawns), please refer to the BICON case Seafood (excluding finfish). For the import of cnidarians, echinoderms and tunicates, please refer to the BICON case Cnidarians, echinoderms and tunicates. For the import of meat jerky and biltong, please refer to the BICON case Jerky. Please note that this case only applies to the meat 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: meat, pig, pig meat, Pigeon, pigmeat

Meat based flavours for human consumption

Effective 9 April 2016 to 28 April 2016

This case describes the requirements for the importation of meat based flavours for human consumption only. Meat based flavours are derived from meat but contain no discernible pieces of meat. Meat based flavours include soups, curry mixes, stock cubes and noodle flavours. This case applies to importation of heat processed meat based flavours containing meat derived from mammals, birds or reptiles. This case does not include meat derived from fish (including elasmobranchs/sharks), crustaceans (including prawns), molluscs or aquatic animals, for these products, please search for the relevant BICON case. This case does not include pork crackling and/or rind products, for these products, please refer to the BICON case Uncanned or unretorted meat. Please note that this case only applies to the meat based flavour 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: Meat, Pig, Pigmeat

Retorted meat for human consumption

Effective 9 April 2016 to 1 June 2016

This case describes the requirements for the importation of retorted meat for human consumption only. For the import of fish (including elasmobranchs/sharks), molluscs and crustaceans (including prawns), please refer to the BICON case Seafood (excluding finfish). For the import of cnidarians, echinoderms and tunicates, please refer to the BICON case Cnidarians, echinoderms and tunicates.

Matched Term: meat, pig, meats, pig meat, pigmeat

Guinea pigs for laboratory use

Effective 26 February 2016 to 15 June 2016

This case describes the requirements for the importation of live guinea pigs for laboratory purposes.

Matched Term: pigs

Pet food

Effective 7 April 2016 to 22 April 2016

This case describes the requirements for the importation of pet food including pet food ingredients.

Matched Term: Pigs, meat, pig

Prohibited animals

Effective 26 February 2016 to 15 June 2016

This case contains information relating to animals not approved for importation. Animals identified in the case are prohibited and will be subject to quarantine action if they are imported.

Matched Term: pigs, pig

Coconut

Effective 25 March 2016 to 11 May 2016

This case describes the requirements for the importation of fresh (mature and immature) coconuts for human consumption and use as prayer nuts, dried/semi dried coconut and fresh coconut meat products for all 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.

Matched Term: meat

Food samples

Effective 7 April 2016 to 14 May 2016

This case describes the requirements for the importation of food samples that are for laboratory analysis, for taste testing or as part of a food fair or exhibition.

Matched Term: Meat, Pig

Frozen fruit, vegetables and herbs for human consumption

Effective 26 February 2016 to 30 April 2016

This case describes the requirements for the importation of frozen fruit, vegetables and herbs for human consumption.

Matched Term: meat, Pigeon

Egg products for human consumption

Effective 7 April 2016 to 7 May 2016

This case describes the requirements for the importation of egg and egg products for human consumption only. Egg products include goods such as canned eggs, egg jam, mayonnaise, spray-dried egg, pavlovas and cheesecakes. This case does not apply to cakes (other than cheesecakes). For cooked cakes please refer to the BICON case Cooked biscuits, breads and cakes. For cake mixes please refer to the BICON case Prepared and packaged foodstuffs. Please note that this case only applies to the egg 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: meat, Pigeon


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