Professional service providers

For assistance with investigating disease, management and treatment of flies or fly-borne diseases, in the first instance contact:

  • Government or private cattle veterinarians.
  • Chemical company technical veterinarians and their state or district representatives.

For biosecurity issues such as screw-worm fly, any animals with maggots in wounds must be reported to the Emergency Animal Disease Watch Hotline on 1800 675 888, and samples of maggots should be submitted to your local Departmental Veterinary Officer or private veterinarian.