Animal disease prevention and control programs

Learn about programs to prevent and control animal diseases in Queensland.


Invasive biosecurity matter

Find out how we are working to prevent the entry of invasive biosecurity matter into Queensland that could pose significant biosecurity risks.

High priority invasive plants and animals in the Torres Strait and Northern Peninsula area

Find out how we prevent and control for a range of invasive plants and animals that pose a biosecurity risk to Torres Strait and Northern Cape York Peninsula.


Read about our program to manage or reduce populations of specific locust species.

Newcastle disease

Learn about our program to prevent the establishment and spread of Newcastle disease in Queensland.

Red imported fire ant

The red imported fire ants program aims to prevent their establishment and spread in Queensland.

Electric ant

Learn about our program to eradicate electric ants in Queensland.