Appointment as an Analyst - Australian Government


From June 2016, you will require this appointment if you intend to act as an analyst producing written certificates after analysing goods, substances or things for potential biosecurity risks. Biosecurity risks include:

  • the likelihood of a disease or pest entering, establishing itself or spreading in Australia
  • the potential of invasive pests and diseases to cause harm to human, animal or plant health; to the environment or cause economic consequences associated with the entry, establishment or spread of the disease or pest.

These certificates may be used as evidence in proceedings against people contravening biosecurity laws.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility Requirements

Please consult with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.


As specified on the appointment notice.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Description
Apply Application

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.


Task Resources
Apply Application for Appointment as an Analyst - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Department of Agriculture and Water Resources

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.


Operating address: 18 Marcus Clarke Street
Australian Capital Territory 2601
Mailing address: General Post Office Box 858
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 2601
Phone: 03 83186700
Phone: 1800900090