New Zealand (NZ)
Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI)
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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.
All cuttings must be treated for insects and mites as Section 2.2.1.06 (b) of the Biosecurity New Zealand Standard 155.02.06: Importation of Nursery Stock (published on the Biosecurity New Zealand web site).
The exporter is to provide evidence attesting to the treatment and present it to the Authorised Officer at the time of inspection.
Details of treatment to be endorsed on the phytosanitary certificate in the treatment section.
If any required treatment is not completed within the prescribed period prior to export, these measures must be completed in New Zealand where such services are available, and by prior arrangement with MPI.
Option 1 (EXDOC Endorsement 3613)
1) The plants have only been grown in, and exported from, the country of origin, Australia, which is free from Xylella fastidiosa.
2) The plants have been sourced from a state/province free from Ceratocystis fimbriata sensu lato complex (strains not in New Zealand) or from a Pest Free Place of Production free from Ceratocystis fimbriata sensu lato complex (strains not in New Zealand).
NPPO notification dated 1 August 2017