BMSB fumigation requirements for Australia and now New Zealand

September 5, 2019

Further to previous messages, below are some additional updates to BMSB fumigation requirements for Australia and now New Zealand.

New Zealand New Brown Marmorated Stink Bug Requirements

Australia BMSB - Presentations from September 3, 2019 Information Session

September 4, 2019

Further to the September 3rd live information session regarding the Australian Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (BMSB) issue, the Australian Department of Agriculture provided the session's presentations:

Bill C-47 and related regulations are in force

September 4, 2019

Bill C-47, that amends the Export and Import Permits Act to accede to the Arms Trade Treaty, and the related regulatory changes that establish controls over the brokering of military items and strategic and dual-use goods with a weapons of mass destruction (WMD) end-use are now in effect.

CBSA Message (TCC19-092): New ECCRD for Export – Chapter 25: CERS Portal

September 4, 2019

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has released a new Electronic Commerce Client Requirements Document (ECCRD), “Chapter 25: Canadian Export Reporting System (CERS) Portal” to support the replacement of the Canadian Automated Export Declaration (CAED) application which was previously administered by Statistics Canada (SC).

Australia: Australian Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (BMSB) Webinar

August 30, 2019

This is a follow up from Global Affairs Canada regarding the August 27th message on the Australian Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (BMSB) issue.