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Changes provide information about amendments to import conditions. Keep informed of changes by following individual import cases.

Updates to processed grain and seed products for use as biodegradable/edible tableware

Effective from 30 July 2021

The BICON case ‘Processed grain and seed products for use as biodegradable/edible tableware’ has been updated to outline import conditions for biodegradable packaging.

The case name has been changed to ‘Biodegradable and/or edible tableware and packaging’ and the case description has been updated to reflect this. The updates also include the exclusion of these products being used for animal consumption, veterinary therapeutics, fertilisers or bioremedial agents to better reflect the requirements of the Biosecurity (Conditionally Non-prohibited Goods) Determination 2021.

Who does this notice affect:

Further information:
Please email Plant Import Operations at or phone 1800 900 090.

This Change applies to the following Cases:

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