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

Kava for human consumption

Effective from 25 August 2021

The kava powder case title has been updated to 'Kava for human consumption'.

An additional pathway has been added to the case, this is to clarify kava powder is the only permitted form of kava and other forms of kava including kava chips or whole (dried or fresh) roots are not permitted.

Who does this notice affect:
Importers of kava powder for human consumption, brokers and Pathway Operations Cargo – Assessment and/or Inspections.

Further information:
Please contact Plant Import Operations on 1800 900 090 or email

This Change applies to the following Cases:

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