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Imports and Exports

Australian BioResources (ABR) specialises in providing a comprehensive import and export service, allowing researchers to get on with research


All you need do is complete the relevant form and we do the rest:

  • International imports and exports – Live mice and frozen embryos or sperm can be imported or exported ABR staff obtain the import/export permits, organise health screens, book the courier and organise customs, quarantine clearance and any special documentation that is required. ABR is an Australian Quarantine and Inspection Service (AQISQuarantine Approved Premise and is approved to perform post arrival quarantine of live mice. The ABR veterinarian is able to perform the pre-export veterinary examination for live mouse exports. 
  • National imports and exports – Live mice, fresh or frozen embryos, or frozen sperm can be brought in to ABR or sent from ABR to other research establishments within Australia. ABR staff obtain the health screens and book the couriers.

    Relevant AEC (Animal Ethics Committee) and IBC (Institutional BioSafety) approvals and MTA (Material Transfer Agreements) must be organised before initiating the import or export.

    For further information contact or to initiate an import or export complete the relevant forms in the Services section of StuartWeb.  Please refer to Importing Live Mice using StuartWeb for further information.