Approval of Premises as a Quarantine Facility - Western Australia

Description

You will require this approval if you intend to operate a quarantine facility. A quarantine facility includes facilities or land which will house, process or hold any potential carrier or declared pest.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility Requirements

Your application for this approval must specify the:

  • purpose for which the approval is sought
  • activities that will be carried on at the quarantine facility and the procedures that will be used in the course of the activities
  • potential carrier or the scientific name or group of any declared pest proposed to be kept at the facility.

You must also provide an acknowledgement of your understanding that the a grant of approval is subject to compliance with relevant animal welfare legislation, periodic inspection by officials may occur and that the approval may be revoked or suspended by the Agency at any time.

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

Duration

As per approval but not exceeding five years. An application for the renewal of approval must be made not later than 3 months before the day on which the approval is due to expire. Renewal of an approval takes effect on the day after the expiry day.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $290.00
Renew Renewal Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $290.00

Forms

Task Resources
Apply Application for Approval of a Premises as a Quarantine Facility - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Other resources

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development

Agriculture and Food

Contact details

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

Quarantine WA

Operating address: LOCKED BAG 4
Bentley DC, Western Australia 6983
Mailing address: 3 Baron-hay Court
South Perth, Western Australia 6151
Phone: 08 9368 3333
Fax: 08 9474 2405
Email: QWA_QA@agric.wa.gov.au
Website: Quarantine WA (Opens in new window)