Posted On 18 August, 2016
If you’re transporting your vehicle to and from Western Australia, it will be required to undergo a quarantine inspection.
Check the following areas for Quarantine Risk Material (QRM). This includes items such as: plants, flowers, seeds, hay, soil, honey, insects, nuts, food scraps, fruit or vegetable packaging.
Carpet / Mats
Boot and Spare Tyre
Engine – (engine oil and grease is not a quarantine risk)
Recess under wiper wells
Wheel Arches, Mud Flaps and Tyre Rims (particularly rear side)
Axels & Diffs
Spare tyres on 4WD’s (suspended underneath) Note: these are high risk areas q Water tanks
Steps & Running boards
Chassis rails and channels
Toolboxes and mounts
If your vehicle is quarantined you will be required to pay: to have your vehicle cleaned to a satisfactory standard for entry into WA and, a $100.00 fee for re-inspection by a QWA officer before your vehicle can be released to you.
For more information please contact SMB Australia.