Plant Biosecurity Manual (Tasmania) - Tasmania

Service summary

You may be required to comply with this manual if you intend to import or export plants, plant matter or products into or out of Tasmania. The manual has been developed to help importers, exporters and the broader public understand the current requirements for the import and export of plants, plant products, and other prescribed matter authorised by the Act.

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

Plant Quarantine Act 1997 (Tasmania)

Regulation(s) name

Plant Quarantine Regulations 2007 (Tasmania)

Contact details

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

Operating address:
13 St. Johns Avenue
New Town
Tasmania 7008


1800 084 881


03 6165 3777


03 6233 8885

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