Approval to Import Restricted Plants and Plant Products - Tasmania

Description

You will require approval from the Agency if you intend to import restricted plants or plant products into Tasmania. Plant products include:

  • the whole or part of any flower, fruit, nut, seed, leaf, bulb, corm, tuber or stem that has been separated from a plant
  • any dried plant material and timber that has been sawn or dressed.

For a full list of restricted plants and plant products please refer to the Plant Biosecurity Manual, a copy of which can be obtained from the Agency. All plants and plant products entering Tasmania must be accompanied by Approved Plant Health Documentation from the state of origin, certifying that they meet the entry conditions for Tasmania.

To ensure that you are meeting all the import requirements, 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 with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.

Fees

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.

Act(s) name

Plant Quarantine Act 1997 TAS

Regulation(s) name

Plant Quarantine Regulations 2017 TAS

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Biosecurity Tasmania

Contact details

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Enquiries

Biosecurity Tasmania

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Operating address: 1 Franklin Wharf
Hobart
Tasmania 7000
Phone: 03 6165 3777
Phone: 03 6165 3085
Fax: 03 6173 0225
Email: Biosecurity.Tasmania@dpipwe.tas.gov.au