23 March 2021
Who does this notice affect?
All clients and industry stakeholders involved in imports whose inspection appointments may be affected by the current weather event across the eastern areas of Australia.
What has changed?
The current weather event and associated flooding continues to unfold.
A number of SES NSW evacuation orders and warnings have been issued across NSW which may impact the department’s ability to service affected areas.
Impact of the weather event on the department’s workforce
Currently, the department has been able to service scheduled appointments with minimal delays.
If you have been impacted by the current weather event and are unable to maintain your scheduled inspection appointment with the department, please contact us on 1800 900 090 or email the relevant import booking email queue to advise of cancellation of the appointment.
The department will continue to monitor the impact of the weather event and will advise of any changes to inspection processes.
Contact the department on 1800 900 090.