Report an unusual plant pest or disease

Report any unusual plant pest or disease immediately to the Exotic Plant Pest Hotline on 1800 084 881.

Early reporting increases the chance of effective control and eradication.

Alternatively, you can make a report via our online form with photos (where possible).

Your report will be responded to by an experienced staff member, who will seek information about the detection and explain next steps, which may include a site visit and sampling to confirm the pest or disease.

Page last updated: 22 Jul 2020