Registration as an Introducer of Industrial Chemicals - Australian Government

Service summary

You are required to register with the National Industrial Chemicals Notification and Assessment Scheme (NICNAS) if you intend to introduce (import and / or manufacture) new industrial chemicals including dyes, paint chemicals, cosmetics, adhesives and detergents in Australia.

Notification must be made to NICNAS and industrial chemicals with a value greater than $100 000 in any given registration year must be registered for that year.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Annual.

Expiry

31 August annually.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Fees will vary between $138 and $24 800 depending on the tier of registration. Fees for 2016-17.

Forms

 Resources
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Administering agency

Department of Health
National Industrial Chemicals Notification and Assessment Scheme (NICNAS)

Act(s) name

Industrial Chemicals (Notification and Assessment) Act 1989 (Australian Government)

Contact details

Enquiries, Registration, Notification and Assessment
Department of Health
National Industrial Chemicals Notification and Assessment Scheme (NICNAS)


Operating address:
Level 7,
260 Elizabeth Street
Surry Hills
New South Wales 2010
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 58
Sydney, New South Wales 2001

Phone:

02 8577 8800

Phone:

1800 638 528

Fax:

02 8577 8888
registration@nicnas.gov.au

Supporting information

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