Code of Practice for Spraying in Public Places - Tasmania

Service summary

You may be required to comply with this code if you intend to spray chemicals in a public place.

The purpose of this code is to provide a clear statement of responsibilities and minimum standards for spraying contractors and employees who apply chemical products for weed or insect control in a public place in Tasmania, by any means other than aerial spraying.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
Agriculture
Agvet Chemicals

Act(s) name

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals (Control of Use) Act 1995 (Tasmania)

Regulation(s) name

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals (Control of Use) Regulations 2012 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Chemicals Coordinator
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
Agriculture
Agvet Chemicals


Operating address:
165 Westbury Road
Prospect, Tasmania 7250

Phone:

03 6777 2133
Stuart.Bowman@dpipwe.tas.gov.au

Supporting information

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