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Acacia auriculiformis seed

Country: Papua New Guinea (PG)
Scientific Name:  
Group: Grains / Seeds
End Use: Sowing
NPPO Details:
National Agriculture Quarantine and Inspection Authority (NAQIA)

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Export Criteria

Criteria Criteria Required?
Import Permit Yes
Phytosanitary Certificate Yes
Additional Declaration/Endorsement Yes
Protocol Market  

General Requirements

Consignments are to be free from pests and foreign matter (including plant debris, weed and grass seeds, and soil).

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

Explanation of the endorsements

Endorsement 998:

Is to be used for bulk consignments only.


  • Consignments are to be treated (dusted to excess) with appropriate fungicide and insecticide at recommended manufacturers requirements;


  • Fumigated with Methyl bromide at 48grm/m3 for 3 hours at 21 degrees Celsius and above;


  • Fumigated with Phosphine at 5grm/m3 for seven (7) days at temperatures above 25 degrees Celsius or ten (10) days at temperatures between 15 - 25 degrees Celsius.
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.

Commercially packed seeds for sowing does not require treatment.

Additional Declaration/Endorsements

Option 1 (EXDOC Endorsement 998)
1) Khapra beetle (Trogoderma granarium) is known not to occur in Australia.


Import permit dated 22 October 2012.

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Initial Uploaded: 29/07/2014
Reviewed Uploaded: 09/10/2020