Import Requirement 25 - REVOKED (Green snail - Vector Import Controls)


Prior to import, a ‘Notice of Intention to Import Plants or Plant Products into Tasmania’ must be submitted to the relevant Biosecurity Tasmania Operations Centre. Importation must occur in compliance with general Conditions and Restrictions for Prescribed Matter in Part 2 of the Plant Biosecurity Manual Tasmania.

25     REVOKED (Green Snail - Vector Import Controls)



NOTE: THIS IMPORT REQUIREMENT IS REVOKED FROM 19 NOVEMBER 2018, AS DECLARED BY PUBLIC NOTICE ON 14 NOVEMBER 2018, BECAUSE GREEN SNAIL IS REVOKED AS A LIST A PEST OF BIOSECURITY CONCERN TO TASMANIA ON 14 NOVEMBER 2018.

GREEN SNAIL HAS BEEN RE-CATEGORISED AS AN 'UNWANTED QUARANTINE PEST (UQP)', AS DETAILED IN APPENDIX 1.2. REGULATORY ACTION MAY BE TAKEN AGAINST THE PEST IF INTERCEPTED IN IMPORTED PLANTS OR PLANT PRODUCTS AT THE TASMANIAN BIOSECURITY BORDER.


For more information, please contact

Plant Biosecurity
Phone: 1300 368 550
Email: Biosecurity.planthealth@dpipwe.tas.gov.au

Green Snail (GS)

Import Requirement

ICA-46: Certification of Area/Property Freedom for Green Snail (2-25 km)

None

None

18/11/2018