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Acrocomia spp seed

Country: New Zealand (NZ)
Scientific Name:  
Group: Grains / Seeds
End Use: Sowing
NPPO Details:
Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI)
Relevant Web Addresses:

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Export Criteria

Criteria Criteria Required?
Import Permit No
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.

Seed covered in a fleshy pericarp will not be permitted entry into New Zealand.

MICoR case requirements also apply to Chamaerops spp and Linospadix spp seeds, as well as certain Dypsis spp seeds - see the MPI Plants Biosecurity Index for details.

New Zealand requires complete scientific name (genus and species) on the phytosanitary certificate. The exporter must specify the complete scientific name (genus and species) when raising a RFP.


Additional Declaration/Endorsements

Option 1 (EXDOC Endorsement No 2068)
1) The seeds for sowing in this consignment have been produced in an approved country and have not been produced in Guam, the Philippines or in the Solomon Islands,
2) Coconut cadang- cadang viroid is known not to occur in Australia.


NPPO update July 2018, MPI Plants Biosecurity Index sighted 7 June 2021.

Latest updates

07/06/2021 - Updated case to include Chamaerops, Linospadix and Dypsis spp seeds as per NPPO database.

Initial Uploaded: 29/07/2014
Reviewed Uploaded: 13/12/2021