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Australia to introduce per container biosecurity levy on imported containers

The Department of Agriculture and Water Resources (DAWR) looks to be introducing a $340 million levy on all imported containers – 20′ and 40′- from…

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Changes in the Packing Declaration

Back in June of this year the Quarantine Act 1908 was replaced with the significantly modernised Biosecurity Act 2015. A key change that is to…

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The Country Action List (CAL)

The Department of Agriculture and Water Resources (the Department) targets containers on high risk sea cargo pathways; for example, containers originating in Giant African Snail…

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A big change for importers

​​ Important changes to Australia’s biosecurity system come into effect on 16 June 2016 with commencement of the Biosecurity Act 2015. The Biosecurity Act 2015…

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