AgVet Code of Victoria - Victoria

Service summary

You will be required to comply with this code if you deal with agricultural chemical products, for example if you are a manufacturer or work within the agriculture industry. Agricultural chemical products are products that are used, supplied, manufactured, imported, or represented as a way of controlling pests or plants.

Adopted from the Commonwealth, the AgVet Code regulates the registration of agricultural and veterinary chemical ingredients or products to prevent unwise use of chemicals and fertilisers within Victoria.

Please consult the responsible agency 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

 Resources
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Administering agency

Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources
Biosecurity

Act(s) name

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals (Victoria) Act 1994 (Victoria)

Contact details

Project Officer Licensing
Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources
Biosecurity

Mailing address:
PO Box 2500
Bendigo,Victoria,
Australia

Phone:

13 61 86

Fax:

03 5430 4505

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