Import Restrictions relating to Myrtle Rust
In response to the outbreak of Myrtle Rust in NSW,
The Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment has established the following Import Restrictions:
- From 17 January 2011, all non-Myrtaceae nursery stock imported from the mainland into Tasmania must be treated with an approved fungicide.
Formal notice re prohibition of Myrtaceae imports - 16 July 2010 (86 KB)
Myrtle Rust Biosecurity Fact Sheet (642 KB)