Pest Management Technician's Licence - South Australia

Service summary

This licence is required to be held by persons applying pesticides in the course of a pest control business.

Applicants for a Pest Management Technician???s licence may be issued with a limited or full licence according to their qualifications. Limited technicians are required to work under the direct supervision of a full technician until they satisfy the requirements to work under indirect supervision.

Technicians may hold a limited licence for up to two years, in which time they are expected to gain the qualifications necessary to upgrade to a full technician's licence.

Service type


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


Annual (or 3 yearly option for Full licences only).


1 year: $79
3 years: $237 (full licence)

Administering agency

Controlled Substances Licensing

Act(s) name

Controlled Substances Act 1984 (South Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Controlled Substances (Pesticides) Regulations 2003 (South Australia)

Contact details


Operating address:
Level 1, 11 Hindmarsh Square
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address:
PO Box 6
Rundle Mall
Adelaide SA 5000





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