Plant health

Plant health services reduce the risk of pests and diseases that can affect South Australian crops and threaten our economy.

Our services include:

Plant Quarantine Standard

The Plant Quarantine Standard (PQS) provides the entry requirements for fruit, vegetables, plants, and plant related products into South Australia.

The conditions below have been updated and supersede the corresponding conditions in the PQS document:

Plant Quarantine Standard for South Australia - version 12 (PDF 4.2 MB or DOCX 3.5 MB)

Plant health legislation

Plant health legislation protects plants from pests and regulates their movement into and within South Australia:

More information

Contact Plant Health

Plant Health enquiries

33 Flemington Street, Glenside, SA 5065
Email: pirsa.planthealth@sa.gov.au
Phone: (08) 8207 7820

Report fruit fly and plant pest sightings

24 hour Fruit Fly hotline: 1300 666 010
Exotic plant pest hotline: 1800 084 881

Market Access and Interstate Certification Assurance

Email: pirsa.planthealthmarketaccess@sa.gov.au
Phone: (08) 8207 7814

Transport manifest lodgement

Email: pirsa.planthealthmanifest@sa.gov.au
Fax: (08) 8124 1467

Adelaide Produce Market Ltd Pooraka office

Plant Health Inspector
Adelaide Produce Market Ltd - Pooraka office
Phone: (08) 8349 8322

Page Last Reviewed: 23 Apr 2015
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