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This determination amends the Biosecurity (Prohibited and Conditionally Non-prohibited Goods) Determination 2016 to manage the biosecurity risk of European foulbrood being introduced into Western Australia, through imported honey and bee products, to an acceptably low level. To achieve this, the specified honey and bee products entering or unloaded into Western Australia without an import permit, will need to be accompanied by a certificate issued by the government of the exporting country in a form approved by the Director of Biosecurity.
Administered by: Agriculture and Water Resources
Registered 20 Dec 2016
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR07-Feb-2017
Tabled Senate07-Feb-2017
Date of repeal 22 Dec 2016
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003
Table of contents.

 

Biosecurity (Prohibited and Conditionally Non‑prohibited Goods) Amendment (Honey and Bee Products) Determination 2016

We, Daryl Quinlivan, Director of Biosecurity, and Brendan Murphy, Director of Human Biosecurity, make the following determination.

Dated 15 December 2016

Daryl Quinlivan                                                                                Brendan Murphy

Director of Biosecurity                                                Director of Human Biosecurity

 

  

  


Contents

1............ Name............................................................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement............................................................................................................. 1

3............ Authority....................................................................................................................... 1

4............ Schedules...................................................................................................................... 1

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                                          2

Biosecurity (Prohibited and Conditionally Non‑prohibited Goods) Determination 2016     2

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Biosecurity (Prohibited and Conditionally Non-prohibited Goods) Amendment (Honey and Bee Products) Determination 2016.

2  Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this instrument specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

The day after this instrument is registered.

21 December 2016

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this instrument.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this instrument. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this instrument.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under section 174 of the Biosecurity Act 2015.

4  Schedules

                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.

Schedule 1Amendments

  

Biosecurity (Prohibited and Conditionally Non‑prohibited Goods) Determination 2016

1  Section 19

Before “For”, insert “(1)”.

2  At the end of section 19

Add:

             (2)  The following table specifies alternative conditions, that are additional to the alternative conditions specified in subsection (1), for certain honey and bee products that enter, or are unloaded in, Western Australia.

 

Alternative conditions—honey and bee products that enter, or are unloaded in, Western Australia

Item

Column 1

Column 2

 

Goods

Alternative conditions

1

The following goods:

(a) honey (whether or not containing honeycomb), other than:

(i) honey in individually packaged units with a capacity of 150 millilitres or less; or

(ii) powdered honey in individually packaged units with a capacity of 35 grams or less;

(b) honeycomb;

(c) propolis, other than:

(i) propolis in the form of a liquid tincture, powder, tablet or cream, in individually packaged units with a capacity of 200 millilitres or less; or

(ii) propolis in a cosmetic in individually packaged units with a capacity of 200 millilitres or less;

(d) royal jelly, other than royal jelly:

(i) in capsules that contain a quantity of royal jelly of 800 milligrams or less; or

(ii) in individually packaged units with a capacity of 35 grams or less; or

(iii) in individually packaged units with a capacity of 150 millilitres or less.

If the goods enter, or are unloaded in, Western Australia, the goods are accompanied by a certificate, issued by the government of the exporting country, in a form approved by the Director of Biosecurity.