10 November 2020
Who does this notice affect?
All shipping agents or operators of maritime conveyances who will be required to report pre-arrival information during this planned outage.
All importers and customs brokers who will be required to lodge imported cargo documentation to the department for biosecurity assessment during this planned outage.
All importers of plants, cats and/or dogs who will be required to use the Post Entry Biosecurity System during this planned outage period.
Due to scheduled infrastructure maintenance, the Cargo Online Lodgement System (COLS), Maritime Arrivals Reporting System (MARS) and the Post Entry Biosecurity System (PEBS) will be unavailable from 23:00 Saturday 14 November to 04:00 Sunday 15 November 2020 (AEDT).
Clients are advised to await the completion of this maintenance period before attempting to access these services.
If you have any concerns or questions please contact us at Information.