Centre of Excellence for Biosecurity Risk Analysis

Owning Institution:

Environmental biosecurity risk assessment for conservation areas

This report describes risk assessment tools to address key challenges in identifying effective and broadly supported biosecurity measures among conservation co-managers and stakeholders.
Technical report

Estimating trading partner exposure risk to new pests or diseases

In this report, the authors propose a pragmatic method that integrates border interceptions, trade data, pest occurrence records and climate suitability models to estimate the exposure risk of potential and current trading partners obtaining a new high threat pest or disease.

Evaluating the health of Australia's biosecurity system

This report represents the outcomes of the first phase of a multi-year project designed to develop a rigorous method that can be used repeatedly to evaluate the health of the national biosecurity system against agreed performance criteria using appropriate performance indicators.