Further to Industry Advice Notices (IANs) 2007/08, 2007/21 and 2007/32, this notice is to remind industry of the new legislation, relating to export of mung beans, taking effect on 1 November 2007.
The legislation for the export of mung beans from Australia is now reflected in the Export Control (Plants and Plant Products) Orders 2005 (as amended). The consolidated version of these amended orders should be available shortly on the internet, through Comlaw website or by following the links from the AQIS Export Legislation website.
For your reference is the internet link to the previously issued IANs on these amendments to legislation.
For further information, the first point of contact, for exporters or occupiers of establishments preparing mung beans for export, is the relevant regional AQIS office. A list of phone contacts can be found on the AQIS website.
Grain and Plant Products Exports Program
Ph: 02 6272 4976
Fax: 02 6272 3745