Contact

​​​National c​ontacts

Hotlines for reporting pest or disease outbreaks.

Australian Gov​ernment Department of Agriculture and Water Resources

Phone: 1800 900 090
Website: agricul​ture.gov.au

Australian Chief Vet​erinary Officer

Dr Mark Sc​​hipp
Email: O​CVO

Australian Chief Pl​ant Protection Officer

Dr Kim Ritman
Email: ACPPO

Australian Animal Health​​ Laboratory

National Refer​​​​​ence Laboratory
Phone: 03 5227 5414​
Email: AAHL Accessions
Website: aahllabservices.csiro.au

State and territory contacts

Be​​​low are the general contact numbers for the department of agriculture or primary industries in your state or territory. Please use the reporting hotlines if you wish to report an outbreak.

Northern Terri​​​tory

Pho​​ne: 08 8999 2006
Email: INFO DPIF
Website: nt.gov.au/d/

Queensland

Phone: 13 25 23 (cost of a local call within Queensland) or 07 3404 6999
Email: Call Web
Website: https://www.daf.qld.gov.au/

Vict​oria

Phone: 136 186
Email: Customer Service
Website: http://economicdevelopment.vic.gov.au/

N​ew South Wales

Phone: 1800 808 095 or 02 6391 3100
Email: Biosecurity
Website: dpi.nsw.gov.au/biosecurity

Australian Capital Territory

Pho​ne: Access Canberra on 132 281
Website: tams.act.gov.au/

​Western Australia

​Phone: 08 9368 3333
Email: Enquiries
Website: www.agric.wa.gov.au

South Australia

​Biosecurity SA general: 08 8207 7900 (business hours only)
Fruit Fly Hotline: 1300 666 010
Email: PIRSA Biosecurity SA
Website: pir.sa.gov.au

​Tasmania

​Phone: 1300 368 550
Email: Biosecurity Tasmania
Website: dpipwe.tas.gov.au/biosecurity

Peak bodies

​Ani​​​​​​mal Health Australia

​Phone: 02 6232 5522
Email: AHA
Website: animalhealthaustralia.com.au

Plant Health Australia

​Phone: 02 6215 7700
Email: Admin
Website: planthealthaustralia.com.au

Wildlife Health Australia

​Phone: 02 9960 6333
Email: Admin
​Website: wildlifehealthaustralia.com.au ​​

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