About

Everyone has a role in protecting Australia from harmful pests, diseases and weeds. We want to help you know your role.

We developed this new biosecurity website to:

  • bring together resources on other sites
  • raise awareness for biosecurity risks
  • make it easier for you to take action

A better digital service

We want to create a digital service that meets your needs.

Biosecurity affects all Australians, as well as those who travel or send mail from overseas. We need to hear from you.

We launched this new website as a beta product, so you can help us create a more user-friendly service.

How you can help make this service better.

Your activities

Biosecurity risks can vary based on what you are doing.

You can use this website to find advice for your particular activity. Whether you are:

Content on this site can help guide you. You should also seek further advice for your specific needs.

National coordination

Working across all levels of government is essential to good biosecurity.

The National Biosecurity Committee brings together responsible parties from:

  • Australian Government departments
  • state and territory governments
  • industry and local government (observers)

They manage a national, strategic approach to biosecurity in Australia. A series of sub-committees also includes industry representatives.

Report a concern

See something unusual? Report it. Even if you’re not sure.

How to report a concern.

Contact us

Use our online form.

This website is managed by the Department of Agriculture.