This certificate exempts a fertiliser from compliance with legislation. A fertiliser is defined as any substance likely to increase plant growth by supplying nutrients to plants or positively effecting soil conditions for that purpose. These substances are prescribed in legislation.
Fertiliser does not include:
- Farmyard or stable manure;
- Crude night-soil;
- Crude offal; or
- Crude refuse or crude waste which is untreated or undried.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
To be eligible for this certificate, you must:
- Supply the name of the fertiliser, the reasons for seeking the exemption and any other details as requested by the Agency; and
- Pay any required fees.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.
As specified on the certificate.
Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.
Application for a Certificate of Exemption - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.
Lodge your application with the Secretary.
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
Fertilizers Act 1993 (Tasmania)
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