110-2019 - Name change of operational groups within Biosecurity Operations Division

5 July 2019

Who does this notice affect?

Peak industry bodies for importers, exporters, approved arrangements and freight forwarders.

What has changed?

As of 1 July 2019, a number of groups within the department’s Biosecurity Operations Division (BOD) underwent a name change to better align with the functions the group performs. The following table outlines the respective changes.

Old nameNew name
Inspection Services GroupInspections Group
Assessment and Client Services GroupAssessment and Client Contact Group
Audit Services GroupAudit and Assurance Group
Post Entry QuarantinePost Entry Quarantine Group
Science Services GroupScience and Surveillance Group
Veterinary and Export Meat Services GroupVeterinary and Export Meat Group
Biosecurity Operations BranchBiosecurity Operations Branch*

*no name change

There are no operational changes that are a result of the name change.

Further Information

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Last reviewed: 4 November 2019
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