Developing new regulation and policies

​The Department of Agriculture and Water Resources is now delivering stage 2 of the Biosecurity Legislation Implementation Programme. This stage includes implementing the delayed, transitional and phased legislative provisions for:

We are making it easy for you and your business to comply with the Biosecurity Act. Information explaining how the legislation affects specific industries and client groups can be found by following these links:

View the Introduction to the Biosecurity Act Interactive Learning tool to gain an overview of the Biosecurity Act, including key roles and powers, new terminology, where the Act applies and who will be affected. Or, read through understand the Biosecurity Act to gain a better understanding of the Act and our approach to compliance.