Machinery Movement Permits - New South Wales

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to import an item into NSW that may pose a risk of introducing a pest, disease or weed that is not present in the State. Gaining this permit will ensure that the State is protected against diseases and pests like Lupin Anthracnose, Grapevine Phylloxera and Queensland Fruit Fly.

Common items that pose a risk include grain harvesting machinery, grapes and grapevine plant material of any kind, earth moving machinery, soil, pot plants, fruit, potatoes (including seed potatoes), rice and associated machinery and containerised trees.

Please see the associated document for examples of the types of permits granted. Please refer to the relevant order(s) for more information on the types of items that are likely to introduce disease that are regulated or prohibited.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

You must be an importer in NSW to be eligible. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Approval time

At least five working days is required to process your application.

Administering agency

Department of Industry
NSW Department of Primary Industries
Biosecurity NSW

Act(s) name

Plant Diseases Act 1924 (New South Wales)

Contact details

Permit Enquiries, Plant Biosecurity
Department of Industry
NSW Department of Primary Industries
Biosecurity NSW


Operating address:
161 Kite Street
Orange
New South Wales 2800
Mailing address:
Locked Bag 21
Orange
New South Wales 2800

Phone:

02 6391 3412

Fax:

02 6391 4723
plant.permits@industry.nsw.gov.au

Supporting information

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