Greenhouse Vegetable Sector Biosecurity Guide
Appendix 4: Example of a Vehicle Entry Biosecurity Policy

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Purpose
The purpose of this policy is to inform anyone that needs access to our facility/site of the Biosecurity Entrance Policy.

Scope
This policy applies to the vehicles of all employees, visitors and any other personnel at the time of entrance to our facility/site.

Responsibility
It is the responsibility of all employees, visitors and any other personnel to gain access to the facility by entrance through the main gate in order to follow biosecurity measures via the tire bath.

Policy
Any vehicle entering our facility/site poses a biosecurity risk to our facility/site. To minimize this risk, it is protocol for all individuals to gain access through the main entrance gate via reception staff. Once allowed on-site, all vehicles drive through our sanitizing tire bath before proceeding to the main office.

A photo of a driveway with a puddle of wheel wash in the middle.
A photo of a driveway with a puddle of wheel wash in the middle.

Deviation and Corrective Actions

Deviations to this policy are not permitted. If deviations are observed, retraining on the content of this policy will occur.

If the tire bath is empty due to refilling or cleaning, refilling is required prior to vehicle entry.

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