Australia

Find market access requirement documents for exporting animal products, organic products, processed food products, and wine to Australia and the Australian external territories of Christmas Island, the Cocoa (Keeling) Islands and Norfolk Island.

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Animal products

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Australia OMAR


OMAR notifications

Reference number and title

Issue date

17/018 Alternative MPI certification

31/5/2017


For your information (FYIs)

FYI reference number and title

Issue date

F42/20 Re-export of products supported by electronic certification

27/8/2020

F15/20 Caution against export of product with misleading information and claims [PDF, 167 KB]

17/4/2020

F45/20 Fresh and frozen chicken meat to Australia

16/9/2020


Exporting beef to Australia under a food control plan

To export beef or beef products to Australia under a food control plan (FCP) you must:

  • be a registered exporter under the Animal Products Act 1999 (this applies to all operators who export animal products to other countries, with or without an export certificate)
  • apply to MPI for approval – complete the FA3 application form and return it to MPI.

If you need to change your details after submitting the FA3 form, use the FA4 form.

Documents for exporting beef under an FCP

Issue date

Application form FA3: FCP premises listing for the export of beef products [DOCX, 83 KB]

1/8/2019

Application form FA4: FCP premises listing for the export of beef products – change to details [DOCX, 77 KB]

1/8/2019

List of eligible beef product exporters under FCPs [PDF, 61 KB]

27/7/2020


Australia OMAR amendment history

Amendment

Issue date

Australia OMAR Amendment 19

31/8/2020

Australia OMAR Amendment 18

31/10/2019

Processed food products

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MPI has not negotiated entry conditions for processed food products exported to Australia. Beef or beef products produced under a food control plan can be exported to Australia under certain conditions. Refer to the information on exporting beef to Australia under a food control plan. This information is in the animal products section above.

For your information (FYIs)

FYI reference number and title

Issue date

F15/20 Caution against export of product with misleading information and claims [PDF, 167 KB]

17/4/2020

Organic products

MPI has not negotiated entry conditions for organic products exported to Australia.

Find out about exporting organics

Wine

OMAR notifications

Reference number and title

Issue date

W10.1 Export of Wine: Specified Countries [PDF, 124 KB]

19/3/2010

Find out about exporting New Zealand grape wine

Australia market and trade information

New Zealand's relationship with Australia – Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Australia market information – NZ Trade and Enterprise

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