Schedule of aircraft disinsection procedures for flights into Australia and New Zealand

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​This document has been prepared in cooperation between the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources (the department ) and the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) New Zealand for the regulation of disinsection requirements of aircraft flying into Australia and New Zealand.

This schedule is issued as a guide to enable airline personnel to develop detailed cabin and hold procedures which are appropriate for destroying pest and disease vectors that could be present on aircraft flying into Australia and New Zealand.

The department and MPI work in partnership to verify compliance with each other's disinsection requirements and any other undertakings as needed.

Please refer to the Spray Rate Listing for the amount of spray required for each aircraft type:

If an aircraft is not listed in the Spray Rate Listing please use the Spray Rates Calculator Tool.

Spray rates calculator tool​

The Spray Rates Listing or the Spray Rates Calculator Tool are to be used in conjunction with the Schedule of Aircraft Disinsection Procedures for flights into Australia and New Zealand.

Aircraft details

Select the aircraft compartment

Cubic feet:

The minimum amount of spray required is grams.