Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Applicator Business Licence - New South Wales

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to operate a business that employs people to use unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) for the aerial application of pesticides. A pesticide is any substance or mixture of substances used to destroy or alter the life cycle of any pest. Pesticides are used in commercial, domestic and urban and rural environments and include bactericides, baits, fungicides, herbicides, insecticides, lures, rodenticides and repellents.

Please be aware that any person who intends to control the UAV will also require a UAV applicator controller licence.

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

To be eligible for this licence you must first obtain a UAV certification from the relevant commonwealth agency. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

5 years maximum.

Fees

 TypeAmount
ApplyApplication$191.00
RenewRenewal$149.00

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for a UAV Applicator Business Licence - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Department of Planning and Environment
NSW Environment Protection Authority

Act(s) name

Pesticides Act 1999 (New South Wales)

Regulation(s) name

Pesticides Regulation 2009 (New South Wales)

Contact details

UAV Licence Enquiries, Chemicals and Radiation Licensing Unit
Department of Planning and Environment
NSW Environment Protection Authority


Mailing address:
PO BOX A290
Sydney South, New South Wales 1232

Phone:

02 99955791

Supporting information

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