DoA Notice 217-2019 - Department of Agriculture December 2019 / January 2020 Holiday Shut Down Operating Hours 

The Department of Agriculture Canberra Office will close from cob Tuesday, 24 December 2019 and will re-open at the commencement of business on Thursday, 2 January 2020.

The Canberra switchboard will be closed from cob Tuesday, 24 December 2019 until the commencement of business on Thursday, 2 January 2020. Switchboards for locations outside of Canberra will be operating on reduced hours during this period.

The Department’s general inquiry line (1800 900 090) will not operate during the periods noted as ‘Closed’ in the table below.

Regional offices are operating as per the table in the IAN 217-2019.

All online regulatory services and lodgement systems will be available for use over this period. However, processing will only occur by departmental staff during hours of operation specified below. All departmental services will resume at the commencement of business on Thursday, 2 January 2020.

The Department’s hours of operation in all regional offices and major ports, including the delivery of regulatory services, are available on the IAN 217-2019 link below:

https://www.agriculture.gov.au/import/industry-advice/2019/217-2019

Regards

AFIF Team