Cattle tick - use of chemical treatments on cattle tick carriers


These steps in this Primefact must be followed when chemically treating cattle tick carriers for cattle tick prior to entry into NSW or prior to movement from properties in NSW under biosecurity restrictions. Cattle tick carriers are cattle, bison, buffalo, deer, sheep, goats, camelidae family (eg alpacas, llamas, Arabian camels) and equidae family (eg horses, ponies, donkeys, mules).

This Primefact includes topics:

  • Types of chemical treatment
  • Time limits on moving a carrier
  • Treatment and re-inspection for failed inspections
  • Carriers that require treatment


Primefact 1559 Second Edition

Published: Apr 2020