The Plant Import Operations branch contributes towards the maintenance of the favourable plant health status of Australia and, as a result, the maintenance of access to export markets for plants and plant products by facilitating the safe importation of plants and plant material. It does this by: •coordinating the implementation of national technical operational plant import policy, consistent with international and national rights and obligations, through development and publication of import •conditionsassessing import permit applications and issuing import permits for plants and plant materials •developing standards and processes for verifying compliance with operational policy, procedures, and standards •Providing technical advice to staff, clients and stakeholders. The branch is committed to continuous review and improvement and adopting best practice, including using risk-return principles and project activities.

Further information

  • Postal Address

    GPO Box 858, Canberra ACT 2601

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