Approved Plant Inspection Services Provider - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this approval if you intend to operate a plant inspection service issuing plant health certificates and checking biosecurity issues. A plan inspection service provides examination for controlling plant pests and diseases, as well as ascertaining whether plants, plant products, packages and agricultural equipment comply with approved standards.

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:

  • show that you can provide an adequate, appropriate and efficient inspection service and certification schemes and that the service will be provided by appropriately qualified persons
  • show you have entered into an agreement under section 51B of the Act with the person or body
  • pay any required fees.

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

Duration

As specified on the approval.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

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

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Approved Plant Inspection Services Provider - 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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