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Ornamental Finfish

Documents relating to the import risk analysis for ornamental finfish
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2016-0221 Jan 16

Import industry advice notice 02-2016 - Updated model health certificates for imported ornamental (aquarium) finfish

Appendices - Model health certificates - For use from 1 March 2016168 KB884 KB
N/A3 Sep 15Certification Procedures for ornamental finfish: source surveillance or pre-export batch testing to demonstrate freedom from gourami iridovirus and related viruses120 KB204 KB
N/A3 Feb 15Questions and Answers - Import risk analysis report for ornamental finfish with respect to gourami iridovirus and related viruses
2014/118 Sept 14Biosecurity Advice 2014/11: Quarantine Policy for freshwater ornamental finfish from approved countries
N/ASept 2014Fact Sheet: Import risk analysis for ornamental finfish with respect to gourami iridovirus and related viruses
N/AJune 2014Importation of freshwater ornamental fish: review of biosecurity risks associated with gourami iridovirus and related viruses - Final import risk analysis report2.8 MB
2012-2315 Nov 12Trial of a proposed new system for managing the biosecurity risks of imported ornamental fish 140 KB95 KB
2012-0112 Jan 12Import risk analysis for freshwater ornamental finfish with respect to gourami iridovirus and related viruses
2011-161 Sept 11Conditions for the importation of live freshwater ornamental finfish into Australia: amended health certification requirements for Goldfish

Attachment 1: Health certification requirements for freshwater ornamental finfish imported into Australia



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2010/22 22 July 10

Biosecurity Australia Advice Provisional final IRA report

Importation of freshwater ornamental finfish: review of biosecurity risks associated with gourami iridovirus and related viruses - provisional final IRA report

Questions and Answers - July 2010

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2009/3021 Dec 09Biosecurity Australia Advice 2009/30 Extension of policy to include the importation of Red rainbowfish for ornamental purposes57 KB37 KB
2009/1221 May 09Extension to the consultation period
2009/06 24 Mar 09Biosecurity Australia Advice notifying the release of the draft import risk analysis report for ornamental finfish with respect to iridoviruses

Importation of freshwater ornamental finfish: a review of the biosecurity risks associated with gourami iridovirus and related viruses

Ornamental Fish Testing Project Final Report, WA Marine Research Laboratories
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2008/2911 Sept 08Commencement of an import risk analysis for ornamental finfish with respect to gourami iridovirus
2006/07 2006/07a 30 Mar 06 Assessment of the biosecurity risks associated with the importation of rainbowfish for ornamental purposes

Terms of Reference for EOI for Scientific Review
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2005/0111 Mar 05 Policy review on the importation of freshwater ornamental finfish: risks associated with iridoviruses42 KB36 KB
2004/1823 Nov 04Interim conditions suspending the importation of Barramundi cod for ornamental purposes47 KB46 KB
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16 Nov 99Importation of ornamental finfish
Conditions for the importation of live freshwater ornamental finfish into Australia
Conditions for the importation of live marine ornamental finfish into Australia
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1999/51 19 July 99Final reports of IRAs on non-viable salmonid products, non-viable marine finfish products and live ornamental finfish and adoption of new policies58 KB39 KB
Final Report July 1999IRA on Live Ornamental Finfish
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