Terrestrial Animal Health Code - Tasmania


You may need to comply with this code if you are involved in the importing or exporting of terrestrial animals.

This code sets out the health measures and standards for safe international trade in terrestrial animals (mammals, birds and bees) and their products to prevent the spread of disease within animal populations.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

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Comply All Terrestrial Animal Health Code (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Animal Health Act 1995 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Animal Health Regulations 2016 Tasmania

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Biosecurity Tasmania

Contact details

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Biosecurity Tasmania

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

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