Permit to Move or Possess Prescribed Matter in a Quarantine, Infected or Protected Area - Tasmania

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to move or possess prescribed matter within a quarantined, infected or protected area. An infected area is one that is deemed likely to have a List A pest or disease and / or a List B pest or disease present and the pest or disease needs to be controlled in the area. Protected areas are declared by the Authority if it is deemed necessary to prevent the introduction of a pest or disease into that area. Prescribed matter includes:

  • any plant
  • any plant product
  • any new or used related package, which may have contained a plant or plant product
  • a vehicle
  • any new or used agricultural equipment
  • any soil
  • any disease agent.

Authorised inspectors will issue a certificate of release upon completion of satisfactory inspection of the area and / or prescribed matter.

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 Business Structure Amount
Apply Application All $69.75

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Permit to Move or Possess Prescribed Matter in a Quarantine, Infected or Protected Area - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Biosecurity Fact Sheets (Opens in new window)

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

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

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