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Biosecurity inspection and quarantine

Animal pests and diseases

Provides information on pests and diseases that are of most concern to Australia. Includes links Avian Influenza (or Bird Flu), Hendra, Bovine Johne's Disease, Ovine Johne's Disease, Newcastle Disease, Enzootic Bovine Leucosis, Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy and Foot and Mouth Disease.

Department of Agriculture

Biosecurity in Australia

Quarantine inspection services for the arrival of international passengers, cargo, mail, animals and plants or their products into Australia, Inspection and certification for a range of animal and plant products exported from Australia.

Department of Agriculture

CRC for Plant Biosecurity

Coordinates plant biosecurity research across all Australian states and territories.

Department of Industry and Science

Exotic bird record keeping scheme

Describes a record keeping scheme that helps bird keepers keep adequate records, minimising the risk of acquiring illegally traded birds, and reduces disease and pest risks in Australia from illegally imported birds.

Department of the Environment

Traveller's guide to Australian interstate quarantine

Enjoy your trip and look after Australia. Restrictions apply to each state and territory for the movement of fruit, vegetables, plants,soils, flowers, plant products, agricultural machinery, animals or animal products and recreational equipment.

Victorian Government

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