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The following list contains documents relating to the import risk analysis for prawn and prawn products.
NumberDateDescription Word PDF
2017/1230 Jun 17End of prawn suspension and import conditions for prawns and prawn products for human consumption  
2017/1015 Jun 17 Planned changes to the interim import conditions for uncooked prawns and uncooked prawn meat  
2017/0716 May 17 Prawns and prawn products from all countries for human consumption  
N/A— —  Final generic import risk analysis (IRA) report for prawns and prawn products— — — — 
N/A — —  IRA team meeting summaries  — —  — —
2010/11 22 Apr 10  Quarantine policy determination for prawns and prawn products
2009/257 Oct 09

Generic import risk analysis report for prawns and prawn products

Release of final import risk analysis report for prawns and prawn products

 3.8mb 1.2mb
2009/18 5 Aug 09  Prawns and prawn products import risk analysis update 
2009/0823 Apr 09 Update – draft final IRA report referred to the Eminent Scientists Group

2008/30

2008/30a

12 Sep 08

 

Importation of prawns and prawn products: Amended interim quarantine measures

Interim quarantine measures

 


42kb 

 

 


68kb

 

N/A 30 Jul 07Expressions of interest - testing samples of prawns and prawn products— — 398kb 
2007/16 24 Jul 07Importation of prawns and prawn products - revised interim quarantine measures 73kb 101kb

2007/13

2007/13a

2007/13b


N/A

20 Jun 07

Status report

Corrigendum

Summary of key findings of the National survey of bait and berley use by recreational fishers: Follow-up survey focusing on prawns/shrimps

Bait and berley follow-up survey of recreational fishers, January 2007

48kb

23kb

28kb

 
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32kb

14kb

15kb

 
1.0mb 

N/A
20 Jun 07 Submissions in response to draft IRA report
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BA06/02

DAFF06/140A

23 Nov 06

Biosecurity Australia media release: Draft import risk analysis report for prawns

Former Minister for Fisheries, Forestry and Conservation media release:Tougher prawn import quarantine measures proposed

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2006/35

2006/35a

2006/35b

23 Nov 06

Revised Draft Import Risk Analysis Report for prawns and prawn products

Part A - Summary

Part B - Risk Assessment Report

52kb

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44kb

183kb

1.3mb

2006/16

2006/16a

16 May 06

Revised IRA team membership and progress report

Summary of TSV infection challenges

48kb

182kb

35kb

88kb

2004/052 Mar 04

IRA team membership

40kb

39kb

2003/1630 Jun 03Progress report

51kb

173kb

2003/11

 

2 Apr 03

 

Bait and Berley Survey of Recreational Fishers

Survey Results

 

3.5mb

 

1.6mb

2002/33

2002/33a

25 Jun 02

Quarantine Review: Highly processed prawn products

Interim import conditions

56kb

50kb

39kb

29kb

2002/32

24 Jun 02

Progress report

75kb 191kb

2002/16

22 Apr 02

Progress report

72kb 120kb

2002/11

2002/11a

25 Mar 02

Non-viable prawn and prawn products - release of progress report

Progress report: Summary of stakeholder responses to draft IRA report for discussion at public stakeholder meetings

72kb

122kb

120kb

187kb

2001/11

2001/11a

28 May 01

Importation of uncooked prawn and prawn products: advice on quarantine measures

Interim Conditions

54kb

28kb

28kb

31kb

2001/067 Feb 01Uncooked (green prawns): tighter import conditions 82kb 38kb
2000/5714 Dec 00Uncooked (green prawns): interim conditions 34kb 21kb

2000/41

2000/41a

25 Aug 00

Release of Draft IRA Paper

Draft Report

28kb

1mb

16kb

463kb

2000/197 Mar 00Progress Report 28kb 19kb
1999/2011 Mar 99Progress Report 18kb 23kb

1998/86

1998/86a

1998/86b

1998/86c

14 Nov 98

Release of Technical Issues Paper

Technical Issues Paper

Scope and Issues Paper

Annex 1: Review of pathogens of prawns

12kb

886kb

192kb

271kb

17kb

92kb

154kb

211kb

1998/428 May 98Progress Report 14kb 18kb
1998/1919 Feb 98Outcome of an appeal against process 13kb 15kb

Reference documents

DescriptionAuthorFile
National survey of bait and berley use by recreational fishers - Report to Biosecurity Australia, AFFA, December 2002Kewagama Research

Word 713kb

PDF 1.67mb

Sampling size and design details
Excel 291kb
Sampling imported aquatic animal products for quarantine purposes - a report to AQIS by the National Office of Animal and Plant Health and Food Safety

R. Cannon, M. Nunn, L. Owens and G. Rawlin

msword Word 389kb
Report on description & processing of ingredients used in the manufacture of prawn feeds
PDF 309kb
Case Study: Charoen Pokphand Prawn Feed Mill in Samut Sakorn Province, Thailand
PDF 20kb
Routes for exposure of aquatic animals to aquatic animal products intended for human consumption, Final Report, May 1999
PDF 572kb
Economic impact of establishment of exotic prawn disease Report for AQIS, April 1999

Dr. Steve Percival (Managing Director, Aquaculture Development and Veterinary Services Pty Ltd)

PDF 377kb

Environmental impact of the establishment of exotic prawn pathogens in Australia, A Consultancy Report to AQIS from Chris Baldock, Ausvet Animal Health Services, March 1999

Chris Baldock, Ausvet Animal Health Services

PDF 442kb
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