Permit to Move Material Into or From a Control Area - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to move plants, plant products or equipment in a control area. These restrictions have been introduced to prevent the spread of pests and diseases.

A control area is any area that the agency specifies to have restricted movement in and out of. The purpose of a control area is to contain or stop the spread of diseases and pests.

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

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this permit, you must:

  • apply using the prescribed form
  • provide details of the plant or plant produce you intend on moving, including type, quantity, where it is coming from and going to
  • provide details of transportation method if required
  • provide any other information or documentation required by the agency
  • pay the prescribed fees.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Ongoing requirements

There may also be controls on the interstate export of prescribed materials, as each State and Territory has its own requirements which must be met.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult with the responsible agency for information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Permit to Move Material Into or From a Control Area - Please contact the responsible agency for application forms and registration details.

Administering agency

Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources
Biosecurity

Act(s) name

Plant Biosecurity Act 2010 (Victoria)

Regulation(s) name

Plant Biosecurity Regulations 2012 (Victoria)

Contact details

Licensing Officer
Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources
Biosecurity


Mailing address:
PO Box 2500
Bendigo,Victoria,
Australia

Phone:

13 61 86

Fax:

03 9210 9396
plant.standards@depi.vic.gov.au

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