You will require this accreditation if you intend to operate a business that can issue Assurance Certificates. An Assurance Certificate is taken as evidence of compliance with quarantine requirements for interstate and intrastate trade. An Assurance Certificate is required for:
- plants and plant products
- used agricultural equipment
- used packaging
An Assurance Certificate is required for the above items if they are grown, produced, packed, treated or tested in Victoria. It is also required for any of the above listed items if they are to be imported, introduced or brought into Victoria.
Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.