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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:

Who does this notice affect:

Importers of pet birds from New Zealand, Veterinary and Export Meat Group, Assessment Services Group, Inspections Group.

Further information:

Please contact the Animal and Biological Imports Branch on 1800 900 090 or email

This Change applies to the following Cases:

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