Biosecurity Authorised Officer (Plant Standards) Approval - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this approval if you intend to operate as an inspector of all plants, plant products, plant vectors, used packages and agricultural equipment and soil. Biosecurity Authorised Officers are usually appointed within government agencies, but may be sourced as outside biosecurity contractors.

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 approval, you must:

  • apply using the prescribed form
  • provide detail of qualification and expertise
  • provide detail of testing procedures and processes
  • 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.

Duration

As specified on the approval.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

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

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Biosecurity Authorised Officer (Plant Standards) Approval - 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 3554

Phone:

13 61 86

Fax:

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

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