Fumigation Declaration

Fumigation Declaration for Sea Shipments to Australia


The following is required to be filled out by the shipper or authorized representative in order for CaroTrans to consider Australian seafreight for export loading.  The Australian Government Department of Agriculture and Water Resources (DAWR) Seasonal measures for Brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB) regulations are outlined on their website. http://www.agriculture.gov.au/import/before/pests/brown-marmorated-stink-bugs

It requires that all shipments deemed as high risk by DAWR standards be treated prior to loading from high risk origin countries of which the USA is named.

The cost of compliance is for the account of the shipper.

Please check one of the following and sign below

(  ) Fumigation is required for my shipment and has been treated by a fumigation service registered with the DAWR.

Shipper Name  
Booking #  
Authorized Fumigation Provider http://www.agriculture.gov.au/import/before/pests/brown-marmorated-stink-bugs/offshore-treatment
Fumigation Certificate #  
Date of Fumigation Must be less than 120 hours prior to container sealing at gateway
Intended Vessel

(  ) I have read and understand the requirements and have determined that my shipment does not required fumigation. I understand that if DAWR finds that this shipment falls into the target high risk or target risk categories, fees for detention, demurrage and treatment onshore or otherwise are for the account of the freight.

(  ) I have read and understand the requirements of DAWR and appropriateness of Sulfuryl Fluoride as a treatment method for my cargo and request that CaroTrans has fumigation done by a licensed and DAWR authorized fumigator on my behalf at a fee of $34 w/m with a $250 minimum charge per consignment.

CaroTrans Booking #                                                    Intended Vessel

Company                                                                         Name (Print)


Signed _______________________________________________