Performed (Following guidelines from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the OIRSA manuals)
Applied when evidence or the presence of a regulated pest or non-regulated quarantine pest has been detected in a commodity being imported or its packaging.
Evidence or the presence of pests has been detected in storage or inspection facilities at the ports of entry.
Treatments will be performed by OIRSA for vehicles coming overland into Belize.
Commodities imported without specified treatment applied at place of origin and which is stated as a requirement for its importation, will be applied by OIRSA or Quarantine personnel under the supervision of Plant Health or Quarantine Staff certified in the application of treatements.