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Araucaria spp

Country: Canada (CA)
Scientific Name:  
Group: Nursery stock
End Use: Plants
NPPO Details:
​Canadian Food Inspection Agency, International Phytosanitary Standards Plant Import/Export Division
Relevant Web Addresses:

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Export Criteria

Criteria Criteria Required?
Import Permit Yes
Phytosanitary Certificate Yes
Additional Declaration/Endorsement Yes
Protocol Market No

General Requirements

Consignments are to be free from pests, soil, weed seeds and extraneous material.

​Where applicable, the exporter is to provide evidence attesting to the endorsement and present it to the Authorised Officer at the time of inspection.
A copy of the import permit must be presented to an Authorised Officer at the time of inspection.

Plants with roots must be certified as free from the following soil-borne pests as per Section of directive D-08-04:
  • Potato wart disease (Synchitrium endobioticum) – not present in Australia
  • Golden cyst nematode (Globodera pallida) – not present in Australia
  • Potato cyst nematode (Globodera rostochiensis) – present in Australia
The following methods may be used to ensure that plants with roots are free from these pests:
  • The pest is known not to occur in the country of origin of the material.
  • The material is grown in soil where, based on official soil surveys or other precautionary practices, the pest is known not to occur.
  • The material is grown in sterile, soil-free growing media and produced under conditions that preclude infestation by the pest.
  • Australia currently does not have an agreement with Canada in relation to the Canadian Growing Media Program.


Additional Declaration/Endorsements

Option 1 (EXDOC Endorsement 1244)

 1) Material meets the requirements for soil-borne plant pests as specified in Section of directive D-08-04.


​Import permit dated 12 January 2021.

Latest updates

19/01/2021 - Case updated as per NPPO requirements.

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