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

Description

You will need 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.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the agency to identify any eligibility requirements.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $74.25

Fees for 2021-22

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

Act(s) name

Plant Quarantine Act 1997 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Plant Quarantine Regulations 2017 Tasmania

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

Tasmania
Mailing address: GPO BOX 44
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6165 3777
Phone: 1300 368 550
Email: Biosecurity.Tasmania@dpipwe.tas.gov.au