Seed potatoes (updated 16 July 2019)
Growing crop tolerances
Class tolerances apply.
Import permit: required.
Documentation: a summary of SPCS standards should be added to the phytosanitary certificate.
Additional declarations to be inserted on the reverse of the phytosanitary certificate for seed potatoes
- Samples of soil from the land in which the potatoes were grown were drawn and tested by the Department prior to planting and revealed no trace of viable cysts of potato cyst nematodes (Globodera rostochiensis and G. pallida).
- Wart disease (Synchytrium endobioticum) is not known to have occurred at any time on the land on which the potatoes were grown.
- The potatoes in this consignment are believed to be free from quarantine pests, diseases and weeds.
- The potatoes in this consignment are believed to be practically free from soil and extraneous matter.