Health Certificate to bring bees, hives or apiary products into Queensland - Queensland

Service summary

This Health Certificate is required by anyone who wishes to move bees, hives and/or apiary products across the Queensland border.

Service type


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


This licence cannot be transferred.


This licence remains in effect for a maximum of four months but can be revoked because of quarantine restrictions.


No fees are payable for this permit.


The Health Certificate is obtained from Apiary Officers in the state of origin.

Administering agency

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries
Biosecurity Queensland

Act(s) name

Apiaries Act 1982 (Queensland)

Regulation(s) name

Apiaries Amendment Regulation (No. 1) 1998 (Queensland)

Contact details

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries
Biosecurity Queensland

Customer Service Centre
Queensland 4000

Phone: 132523

Phone: 07 3404 6999

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Apiary Officer - Gatton
Department of Agriculture and Fisheries
Biosecurity Queensland

Gatton Research Station Warrego Highway
Queensland 4343
LMB 7, MSC 437
Queensland 4343

Phone: 0754662216

Fax: 0754623223

Apiary Officer

Maroochy Research Station
47 Mayers Road
Nambour, Queensland 4560
PO Box 5083 Sunshine Coast Mail Centre
Nambour, Queensland 4560

Phone: 0754535923

Fax: 0754535901

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