Reporting a disease

Vets play a critical role in reporting unusual disease signs, abnormal behaviour or unexplained deaths in livestock and other animals.

If you suspect an emergency animal disease, don't delay!

Ring the 24 hour hotline 1800 675 888.

Use the Surveillance forms to collect relevant information about any suspect emergency incident. Please note that you will need to fill out the following (unless tasked to do more):

The completed forms should be faxed to 02 6361 9976 or emailed to