- Year: 2013
- Author: Biosecurity NSW
- Publisher: Department of Primary Industries, NSW
- ISBN: 978 1 74256 308
- Country: Australia
- State/Region: New South Wales
‘Biosecurity’ means protecting the economy, environment and community from the negative impacts of pests, diseases and weeds. Biosecurity is vital for the health, well being and prosperity of everyone in NSW.
The NSW Biosecurity strategy sets the overall direction for the management of animal and plant pests, diseases and weeds in NSW terrestrial and aquatic environments. it is based on the principle that biosecurity is a shared responsibility.