Importing poultry and birds into Western Australia

Page last updated: Friday, 22 February 2019 - 7:15am

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There may be restrictions for importing, keeping or breeding of some species of birds in Western Australia (WA).

However, there are currently no published import health requirements for bringing commercial poultry or other birds into WA.

Requirements for importing poultry and birds into Western Australia

Some species of bird may be subject to import, keeping or breeding restrictions.

Quarantine WA

Quarantine WA is responsible for checking all stock imported into Western Australia (WA) to ensure they meet the published import conditions.

Quarantine WA actively protects Western Australia's agriculture, environment and lifestyle by conducting inspections for quarantine risk material at entry points for private travellers and commercial clients importing from interstate or overseas.

For information on specific import requirements for livestock, see the import requirements manual or contact Quarantine WA at the Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia:

Phone +61 (0)8 9334 1800
Fax +61 (0)8 9334 1880

Contacts for livestock imports

For queries regarding import of livestock into Western Australia, see contacts for livestock imports.

Contact information

Quarantine WA Livestock Imports


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