Approved Plant Inspection Services Provider - Victoria


You will require this approval if you intend to operate a plant inspection service issuing plant health certificates and checking biosecurity issues.

A plant inspection service provides examination for controlling plant pests and diseases, as well as ascertaining whether plants, plant products, packages and agricultural equipment comply with approved standards.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this approval you must:

  • show that you can provide an adequate, appropriate and efficient inspection service and certification schemes and that the service will be provided by appropriately qualified persons
  • provide evidence you have entered into an agreement with the person or body
  • pay any required fees.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

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Please consult with the responsible agency for information on fees to be submitted.


Act(s) name

Plant Biosecurity Act 2010 Victoria

Regulation(s) name

Plant Biosecurity Regulations 2016 Victoria

Administering agency

Department of Energy, Environment and Climate Action

Agriculture Victoria

Contact details

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