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This instrument amends the List of Specimens Taken to be Suitable for Live Import (29/11/2001) to allow live specimens of Aedes polynesiensis to be imported into Australia.
Administered by: Environment and Energy
Registered 09 Aug 2019

COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

 

List of Specimens taken to be Suitable for Live Import Amendment
(Polynesian Tiger Mosquito) Instrument 2019

 

I, Sussan Ley, Minister for the Environment, pursuant to subparagraph 303EC(1)(a)(i) of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999, and having considered a report under subparagraph 303EC(5)(a) of that Act, make the following amendment to Part 2 of the List of Specimens Taken to be Suitable for Live Import (29/11/2001):

 

1.      Under the heading ‘Invertebrate Animals’, ‘Arthropods (Arthropoda)’
‘Class: Insecta" in the appropriate alphabetic position
:

 

Add:

Taxon

Common Name

Conditions for Import

Aedes polynesiensis

 

Polynesian Tiger Mosquito

Research only. High security facilities only.

 

 

This instrument commences the day after registration.

 

 

Dated 22nd July 2019

 

 

 

 

Sussan Ley

Minister for the Environment