Terrestrial Animal Health Code - Tasmania

Service summary

You may be required to comply with this code if you are involved in the importing or exporting of terrestrial animals.

This code sets out the health measures and standards for safe international trade in terrestrial animals (mammals, birds and bees) and their products to prevent the spread of disease within animal populations.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
Biosecurity Tasmania

Act(s) name

Animal Health Act 1995 (Tasmania)

Regulation(s) name

Animal Health Regulations 2016 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
Biosecurity Tasmania


Operating address:
1 Franklin Wharf
Hobart
Tasmania 7000

Phone:

03 6165 3085

Phone:

03 6165 3777

Fax:

03 6173 0225
Biosecurity.Tasmania@dpipwe.tas.gov.au

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