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Country: Canada (CA)
Scientific Name: Hordeum vulgare
Group: Grains / Seeds
End Use: Processing
NPPO Details:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Relevant Web Addresses:

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Export Criteria

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

General Requirements

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

A copy of the import permit must be presented to an Authorised Officer at the time of inspection.

Explanation of endorsements

Endorsement 7050:
  • Dwarf bunt (Tilletia controversa) is not known to occur in Australia. No evidence is required to endorse freedom from this pest.
  • The authorised officer visually inspect the representative sample to ensure that the consignments are free of live insects and  Canada's regulated weed seeds.
  • Import conditions may vary from Province to Province. Exporter must obtain the import permit and send a copy to the Grain and Seed Exports Program ( if the import conditions are different from those listed on MICoR.


Additional Declaration/Endorsements

Option 1 (Endorsement 7050)
1) The material originated in an area free from Tilletia controversa.


​Import permit 19 October 2021, correspondence from NPPO dated 31 March 2022.

Latest updates

06/04/2022 - Amended text for endorsement 7050.
29/03/2022 - Updated endorsement based on NPPO requirements.
21/02/2022 - Created case based on NPPO requirements.

Initial Uploaded: 10/01/2022
Reviewed Uploaded: 09/06/2022