Information for restrictions on moving plants, plant products, soil and agricultural equipment

Check this information to confirm if you need to do anything to comply with movement restrictions within Australia.

The movement of plants, plant products, soil and equipment into and within NSW is regulated under the Biosecurity Act 2015.

Full details of the legal requirements that apply in NSW can be found here.

The Index of NSW Entry Conditions has also been developed to help users understand these movement conditions.

View maps showing biosecurity zones and other restricted areas of NSW.

Always check current legislation and control orders for plant related movement conditions into and within NSW.

Biosecurity Zones 

These maps are an indicative representation of the Biosecurity Zones listed in the Biosecurity Regulation 2017. You should refer to the Regulation for specific information about these zones.

The maps below are an indicative representation of Control Zones listed in Control Orders made under the Biosecurity Act 2015. You should refer to the relevant Control Order for specific information about the Control Zone requirements.

When you are moving plants, plant products, soil or agricultural equipment from NSW there may be restrictions applying in the destination Australian state or territory. See the below links for further information.