General biosecurity obligation
The general biosecurity obligation (GBO) will require everyone to manage biosecurity risks & threats under their control
New biosecurity laws for Queensland brochure
Learn about the changes to biosecurity laws and how these will affect you.
Risk-based approach to biosecurity
Learn about the risk-based approach that Biosecurity Queensland will take in regards to managing biosecurity risks.
Terms used under the Biosecurity Act
Learn key terminology used in the Biosecurity Act 2014.
Increased powers and accountability
Learn about measures that increase accountability.
A place can declared restricted if it is suspected that place poses a biosecurity risk.
Matter is found in Queensland. Action should be taken to limit its impact by reducing, controlling or containing it.
This matter is not found in Queensland. If you find or believe this matter exists, you must report it immediately.
Learn more about when to inform an inspector of a biosecurity risk.
- Managing biosecurity matter under the Act
Framework for the Biosecurity Act and subordinate legislation
View a diagram that explains how the Biosecurity Act relates.
Overview and foundation principles
Last updated 25 August 2015