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Pre-departure biosecurity forms and information

Preparing for your visit to Lord Howe Island

Lord Howe Island's isolation and its varied landscape are home to many unique and endemic species, including 241 species of indigenous plants, almost 50% of which are found nowhere else in the world.

Your help is needed to protect the World Heritage values of the Island. Before you travel, or dispatch any goods or services to the Island, please assist by complying with our biosecurity requirements and complete the following checklist:

Strict biosecurity hygiene protocols are in place on the Island. Read up on how to make use of the spray bottles available at your accommodation and simple steps you must follow at all track heads: