25 June 2018
Who does this notice affect?
All clients who will be required to use the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources’ Biosecurity Import Conditions (BICON) system during this planned maintenance period.
Due to planned maintenance, the department’s BICON system will be impacted between 6:30am Saturday 30 June and 01:00am Sunday 1 July 2018 (AEST).
From 06:30 until 19:30 Saturday 30 June BICON will be available, with clients able to submit and pay for new permit applications. However, clients may receive errors when reviewing and attempting to pay for existing invoices. Clients are encouraged to make payments either before 06:30 Saturday 30 June or after 01:00 Sunday 1 July 2018.
From 19:30 Saturday 30 June to 01:00 Sunday 1 July 2018, BICON will be unavailable. Clients are advised to complete and submit any in-progress import permit applications prior to the commencement of this planned maintenance period.
If you have any concerns or questions please contact the department prior to 30 June at info.