Authority for Cyanide or Other Highly Dangerous Substances - New South Wales

Service summary

You will require this authority if you intend to obtain or use cyanide or another highly dangerous substance. These include:

  • Arsenic;
  • Fluoroacetamide;
  • Fluoroacetic acid;
  • Hydrocyanic acid;
  • Strychnine;
  • Thallium; and
  • Any Schedule 7 substance that is listed in Appendix C of the current Poisons Standard.

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.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

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Administering agency

NSW Ministry of Health
Legal and Regulatory Services Branch
Pharmaceutical Services

Act(s) name

Poisons and Therapeutic Goods Act 1966 (New South Wales)

Regulation(s) name

Poisons and Therapeutic Goods Regulation 2008 (New South Wales)

Contact details

Enquiries
NSW Ministry of Health
Legal and Regulatory Services Branch
Pharmaceutical Services


Operating address:
73 Miller Street
North Sydney
New South Wales 2060
Mailing address:
Locked Mail Bag 961
North Sydney
New South Wales 2059

Phone:

02 9391 9944

Fax:

02 9391 9101
pharmserv@doh.health.nsw.gov.au

Supporting information

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