Assurance Certificates - Victoria


You will require this certificate if you intend to export, move or possess prescribed material. Prescribed material means any of the following:

  • plant or plant products
  • use packaging or equipment
  • soil, rock or other earth material
  • beehives

An Assurance Certificate is issued by an accredited person to facilitate the export of plants and plant materials. These are used to certify compliance with quarantine conditions specified by another State, before movement into that State.

An Assurance Certificate sets out the following details:

  • the person to whom plant material is being delivered
  • grower or packer of the plant material
  • quality, type and origin of plant material
  • condition, treatment and testing on plant material
  • accreditation number of Assurance Certificate issuer

Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

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Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Assurance Certificates - Please contact the responsible agency for application forms and registration details.

Act(s) name

Plant Biosecurity Act 2010 Victoria

Regulation(s) name

Plant Biosecurity Regulations 2016 Victoria

Administering agency

Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions

Agriculture Victoria

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Licensing Officer

Agriculture Victoria

Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions

Mailing address: PO Box 2500
Bendigo, Victoria
Phone: 13 61 86