Current Animal IRAs and Policy and Scientific Reviews

Animal Biosecurity develops policies which allow for the safe importation of animals, their genetic material and other products. Major policy changes are based on an Import Risk Analysis (IRA) process that is conducted according to Government policy and in a manner consistent with the Agreement on the Application of Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures (SPS Agreement). Minor amendments are addressed through a policy revision or scientific review. 

Animal Biosecurity is currently conducting the following IRAs and policy and scientific reviews: