Biosecurity emergency contacts

Page last updated: Thursday, 19 May 2022 - 8:47am

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Western Australian businesses and community members are encouraged to report any unfamiliar or suspicious animal or plant pest or disease or weed.

The introduction of an exotic pest, disease or weed to Western Australia could cause significant problems for our agrifood industries and/or environment if it were to become established here. The sooner it is reported, the better the chance of control and eradication.

Please contact the relevant service below.NULL

Exotic Plant Pest Disease Hotline or the Pest and Disease Information Service (PaDIS)
Opening hours: 8.30am to 4.30pm weekdays
Freecall: 1800 084 881
Address: 3 Baron-Hay Court South Perth WA 6151

Emergency Animal Diseases Watch Hotline
Opening hours: 7am to 8pm
Freecall: 1800 675 888

MyPestGuide reporting apps

Send images via the MyPestGuide suite of apps. Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia (DAFWA) experts will identify the suspect pest, weed or disease, reply back to your device and map it online.