12 April 2021
Who does this notice affect?
All importers and customs brokers who will be required to lodge imported cargo documentation to the department for biosecurity assessment.
All shipping agents or operators of maritime conveyances who will be required to report pre-arrival information.
All importers of plants, cats and/or dogs who will be required to use the Post Entry Biosecurity System.
All offshore treatment providers required to lodge treatment certificates through the BMSB Declaration and Treatment Certificate Portal.
The unplanned outage to the below systems has been resolved:
- Cargo Online Lodgement System (COLS)
- Post Entry Biosecurity System (PEBS)
- Maritime Arrivals Reporting System (MARS)
- BMSB Declaration and Treatment Certificate Portal.
The department apologies for any inconvenience caused.