About this inquiry

An inquiry into the biosecurity risks associated with the importation of seafood and seafood products (including uncooked prawns and uncooked prawn meat) into Australia.

Report on inquiries into the importation of seafood and seafood products.



Past Public Hearings

11 Sep 2017: Canberra, ACT
28 Aug 2017: Canberra, ACT
27 Jun 2017: Yatala, QLD

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Inquiry Status

Submissions Closed

Accessibility

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Seafood and seafood products

On 21 March 2017 the Senate adopted the recommendations contained in the Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References report Import of seafood and seafood products and referred the following matter for inquiry and report by 22 June 2017. On 22 June 2017 the Senate agreed to extend the reporting date until ​7 December 2017.

The final report was tabled on 31 October 2017.

  • The biosecurity risks associated with the importation of seafood and seafood products (including uncooked prawns and uncooked prawn meat) into Australia.

Submissions should be received by 13 April 2017. The terms of reference are available on the inquiry webpage.

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Standing Committees on Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3511
Fax: +61 2 6277 5811
rrat.sen@aph.gov.au

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