Approval to Transport Pearl Oysters - Western Australia

Description

You will require this approval if you intend to bring live pearl oysters into Western Australia from outside the state, or transport diseased pearl oysters within Western Australia. If you intend to transport healthy pearl oysters within Western Australia you do not require this approval. Transporting pearl oysters means moving them either into Western Australia from outside the state, or moving them out of a hatchery, quarantine site or fishery zone within Western Australia.

Please consult the Contact Officer for further information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must provide the Agency with a Certificate of Health for the pearl oysters issued by an approved fish pathologist. To be eligible to transport pearl oysters into Western Australia from outside the state, the oysters must be certified as healthy. To be eligible to transport diseased pearl oysters within Western Australia, the oysters must have been certified as unhealthy because of the presence of oyster oedema disease.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Description
Apply Application

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

Task Resources
Apply Approval to Transport Pearl Oysters - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Fish Resources Management Act 1994 WA

Regulation(s) name

Fish Resources Management Regulations 1995 WA

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development

Fisheries

Contact details

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

Enquiries

Fisheries

Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development

Mailing address: Gordon Stephenson House
140 William Street
Perth, Western Australia 6000
Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 39
Cloisters Square PO, Western Australia 6850
Phone: 08 6551 4444
Website: Fisheries (Opens in new window)