Quarantine in place for red imported fire ants


Red imported fire ant (RIFA) has been detected at Fremantle Port.

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development is leading a response to eradicate the invasive ant from the area.

Treatment and surveillance activities are underway, and a Quarantine Area is in place for parts of Fremantle to support eradication of the pest.

Visit the DPIRD website to find out if your residence or business is located within the Quarantine Area, and how this affects you.