Live Animal Exports Advisory Notices 2016

​​​​​The information provided in the documents attached is current at the time of writing and is intended for use as guidance only and should not be taken as definitive or exhaustive. The Commonwealth endeavours to keep information current and accurate, however, it may be subject to change without notice. Exporters are encouraged to verify all details with their importers prior to undertaking production/exports. The Commonwealth will not accept liability for any loss resulting from reliance on information contained in the notices.

Note: This list displays current notices only.

Live Animal Exports Advisory Notices 2016
NumberIssueImporting CountryDate of EffectRelevant to
2016-24Change to weight requirements for feeder cattle to IndonesiaIndonesia26 October 2016

Livestock Exporters
Australian Government Accredited Veterinarians
LiveCorp
Department Officers

2016-23 PIC and NLIS identification required on all laboratory submission forms and resultsAll28 September 2016Livestock Exporters
Australian Government Accredited Veterinarians (AAV)
Livecorp
Department Officers
Registered Premises Operators
ALEC
2016-22 Pregnancy testing requirements for cattleAll26 August 2016Livestock Exporters
Australian Government Accredited Veterinarians (AAV)
Livecorp
Department Officers
2016-21 Pregnancy declarations – all speciesAll26 August 2016Livestock Exporters
Australian Government Accredited Veterinarians (AAV)
Livecorp
Department Officers
2016-20 Managing compliance during transition to approved arrangements All19 August 2016Department Officers
Livestock Exporters
Livecorp
ALEC
2016-17 Suspension of Live Cattle Exports to JapanJapan7 June 2016Livestock Exporters
Department Officers
2016-16 Management and removal of rejectsAll10 June 2016
Livestock Exporters
Australian Government Accredited Veterinarians (AAV)
Registered Premises Operators 
Department Officers​
2016-15 The export of Livestock on “extended voyages”All22 April 2016Livestock Exporters
Australian Government Accredited Veterinarians (AAV)
Livecorp
Department Officers
2016-14 Veterinarians accompanying livestock by seaAll22 April 2016Livestock Exporters
Australian Government Accredited Veterinarians (AAV)
Livecorp
Department Officers
2016-13 Release of Webinar series – Introduction to writing an approved arrangementAll22 April 2016Livestock exporters
Australian Livestock Exporters Council, LiveCorp, Meat and Livestock Australia
Department Officers
2016-12 The export of cattle or buffalo weighing over 650 kilogramsAll20 April 2016Livestock Exporters
Australian Government Accredited Veterinarians (AAV)
Livecorp
Department Officers
2016-11 Preparation of cattle and buffalo weighing less than 200 kilograms for export by seaAll20 April 2016Livestock Exporters
Australian Government Accredited Veterinarians (AAV)
Livecorp
Department Officers
2016-10 Export of goats by seaAll20 April 2016Livestock Exporters
Australian Government Accredited Veterinarians (AAV)
Livecorp
Department Officers
2016-09 Vessels discharging at multiple ports (dispensation requirements)All20 April 2016Livestock Exporters
Australian Government Accredited Veterinarians (AAV)
Livecorp
Department Officers
2016-08 Amendments to ESCAS animal welfare audit standards and checklistAll18 April 2016Livestock exporters
Australian Livestock Exporters Council, LiveCorp, Meat and Livestock Australia
Department Officers
2016-07 Changes to licence levy invoicingAll15 April 2016All livestock exporters
2016-06 Approved arrangements application formAll1 April 2016All livestock exporters
2016-05 Approved arrangements changes for registered premisesAll30 March 2016Operators of registered premises
2016-04 Approved arrangements changes for Australian Government Accredited VeterinariansAll30 March 2016All Australian Government Accredited Veterinarians
2016-03 Supporting material to write an approved arrangementAll24 March 2016

Livestock exporters
Department Officers
MLA, LiveCorp and ALEC

2016-01 Approved Arrangements commence 1 April 2016 All4 March 2016 Livestock exporters, Department Officers
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