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Tasmania has some of the world's most stringent quarantine regulations. Strict quarantine requirements are in place to protect the State's environment and primary industries from introduced pests and diseases - from both overseas and the Australian mainland.
Tasmanian Plant Quarantine Manual
- What You Can & Can't Bring into Tasmania
Details on what you can and can't bring into Tasmania.
- What You Can Take Out of Tasmania
What you can and can't take out of Tasmania when travelling to other Australian states and territories.
- Importing Animals
Information on the import of animals, disease agents, and restricted materials to Tasmania.
- Importing Plants, Plant Products & Agricultural Machinery
Information about import requirements for plants, plant products (including seeds), produce and agricultural machinery.
- IRA Queen Bee Imports
Comments were invited by 5 August 2013.
- Latest Import Restrictions
Import restrictions recently imposed.
- Quarantine Forms
Once you have worked out which import requirements apply in your case the relevant quarantine forms are available online.
- Overview of Quarantine Tasmania
Includes information on strategic overview, legislation, operational programs (including detector dogs), Kingston Quarantine Station and area freedom ...
- Quarantine - Biosecurity Fact Sheets
Guides on bringing does to Tasmania, importing plants & plant products, orchids, used machinery & agricultural equipment, pot plants & tissue culture.
- Search the Tasmanian Biosecurity Import Requirements Database (TBIRD)
Find out about the risks of aquatic pests and diseases. Going fishing in New Zealand? Beware of Didymo a freshwater algae, which can spread quickly.
Phone: 03 6233 3352 (or 1800 084 881 for quarantine service in your state)
Fax: 03 6233 8885
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