Prohibited Matter Permit - New South Wales

Description

You will need this permit if you intend to deal with prohibited matter. Prohibited matter is something deemed as a biosecurity threat and is matter listed in legislation.

Permits may be granted to individuals and specific class of persons. The permit authorises people to engage in conduct that would otherwise be prohibited. Engaging in such conduct without a permit constitutes an offence.

A permit does not authorise any conduct in contravention of an emergency order or a biosecurity direction given in the case of an emergency. You may apply for an Emergency Permit that authorises conduct that contravenes an emergency order.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

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

Act(s) name

Biosecurity Act 2015 NSW

Regulation(s) name

Biosecurity Regulation 2017 NSW

Administering agency

Department of Industry

NSW Department of Primary Industries

Biosecurity NSW

Contact details

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

Plant Biosecurity

Biosecurity NSW

NSW Department of Primary Industries

Department of Industry

Operating address: 161 Kite Street
Orange, New South Wales, 2800
Australia
Mailing address: Locked Mail Bag Service 21
Orange, New South Wales, 2800
Australia
Phone: 02 6391 3412
Fax: 02 6391 4723
Email: plant.permits@dpi.nsw.gov.au
Website: Biosecurity NSW (Opens in new window)