Changes provide information about amendments to import conditions. Keep informed of changes by following individual import cases.
Household pet birds (psittacine birds only)Effective from 21 August 2020
Following an administrative review of conditions, departmental officers, importers and industry are advised of the following amendments to conditions for the import of household pet birds from New Zealand:
Clarification that only psittacine species can be imported under these conditions.
Addition of a post-arrival condition to address the management of waste during post-arrival quarantine.
Clarification of the procedure for private veterinarian examinations during pre-entry quarantine and post-arrival quarantine.
Who does this notice affect:
Importers of pet birds from New Zealand, Veterinary and Export Meat Group, Assessment Services Group, Inspections Group.
Please contact the Animal and Biological Imports Branch on 1800 900 090 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
This Change applies to the following Cases: