This document applies to all commercial and pet pigs.
Brucellosis is a bacterial infection. Brucella suis are the bacteria that cause brucellosis in pigs, and occasionally in humans.
Brucella suis has been found in the northern parts of Australia, but NSW is currently considered free.
Therefore the movement of pigs from:
into any part of NSW is not permitted unless the pigs are moving from a herd not known to be infected with Brucella suis, and one of the following applies:
All of the above pig movements must be accompanied by a completed health certificate for the introduction of pigs into NSW from Queensland, Western Australia or Northern Territory.
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