Authorisation to Remove Seasoned or Unseasoned Pinewood from a Restricted Movement Zone - Western Australia

Description

You may require this authorisation if you intend to harvest or remove pinewood from a Restricted Movement Zone (RMZ). In Western Australia, restrictions apply to the movement of pinewood in certain areas to prevent the spread of European House Borer. During a control period, you must obtain authorisation before removing unseasoned pinewood from a RMZ.

Unseasoned pinewood is pinewood that has a moisture content higher than twenty per cent. Seasoned pinewood is pinewood that has a moisture content of twenty percent or less.

Approval is also required at any time to remove seasoned pinewood that has been in an RMZ for more than seventy-two hours unless the removal is carried out according to the procedures specified in the regulations. Other restrictions may apply.

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

Please consult with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified on the authorisation.

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 Authorisation to Remove Seasoned or Unseasoned Pinewood - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Agriculture and Related Resources Protection Act 1976 WA

Regulation(s) name

Agriculture and Related Resources Protection (European House Borer) Regulations 2006 WA

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development

Agriculture and Food

Contact details

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Pest and Disease Information Service

Agriculture and Food

Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development

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: info@agric.wa.gov.au
Website: Agriculture and Food (Opens in new window)