18 October 2017
Species: All livestock
- Livestock Exporters
- Australian Livestock Export Council
- Departmental officers
- Australian Government Accredited Veterinarians
- Registered premises operators
To advise exporters that an updated list of core documents required under approved arrangements has been published on the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources’ (the department) website.
Further to EAN 2017-13 about changes to the bluetongue virus zone and the implications for livestock exports, property of origin clearances from the Victorian and New South Wales state governments are now required to be provided to the department (with other core documents) for livestock exports to the following countries:
- Argentina, the People’s Republic of China, Israel, Japan, New Zealand, the Russian Federation, Sri Lanka, the Republic of Turkey and Taiwan.
The core documents list will be reviewed and updated as required following any further changes to the bluetongue virus zone.
For further information please contact the department by email Livestock Export or by phone 02 6272 4581.
Live Animal Exports Program
Department of Agriculture and Water Resources
Contact officer: Garry Howarth
Phone: (02) 6272 4581
Email: Livestock Export