An overview of fire ants in Queensland, including biosecurity zones and information about your obligations to help stop the spread.
Fire ants in Queensland
Find out how to identify and deal with fire ants on your Queensland property, including reporting fire ants and first aid for fire ant stings.
Fire ant movement controls
Learn about the restrictions in place for moving materials that can carry fire ants.
Fire ant biosecurity zones
Find out about the fire ant biosecurity zones and learn if you're in an affected area.
Managing materials that may carry fire ants
Read about what you should do when producing, storing or moving materials that can carry fire ants.
Fire ant compliance advice tool – check what movement requirements apply to you
Use this tool to determine your compliance requirements when dealing with materials that may carry fire ants.
Fire ant - species overview
Learn how to identify fire ants and find out about their impacts and how to manage them.
- Last reviewed: 27 May 2020
- Last updated: 5 Oct 2022
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