Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development

We strive to cultivate and preserve Western Australia's agriculture, food industry, and aquatic resources while also building vibrant regional communities with flourishing economies.
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DPIRD SmartyGrants changes

The current SmartyGrants webpages used by DPIRD will be updated to one singular site on Tuesday 3 October.
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Media release

Report sightings of Red dwarf honey bees

During targeted surveillance, a single colony was found by the federal Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Food (DAFF) and the WA Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD).

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Emergency Animal Diseases: 1800 675 888
Exotic Plant Pest Hotline: 1800 084 881
Pest and Disease Information Service (PaDIS): 8 9368 3080
FishWatch: 1800 815 507
Report shark sightings to Water Police: 8 9442 8600