Licence to Obtain and Supply Poisons - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this poison to access and (in some cases) supply a scheduled poison in Victoria. This licence must only be used for using the scheduled poisons for:
  • health services
  • research or industrial purposes
  • wholesale and manufacture.

The only poisons that may be used are:

  • Schedule 4
  • Schedule 8
  • Schedule 9.

Please consult the responsible agency 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, you must:
  • be a fit and proper person
  • have the required qualifications
  • have evidence that the poison will be stored in a secure manner
  • submit the required forms
  • pay any prescribed fees.

Please consult the responsible agency for information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$1,343.80

Schedule 8 or 9 poisons. Fees for 2017-18.

Renewal$288.70

Schedule 8 or 9 poisons. Fees for 2017-18.

Variation$193.40

Schedule 8 or 9 poisons. Fees for 2017-18.

Application$1,188.80Schedule 4 poisons (alone or with Schedule 2, 3, and / or 7 poisons). Fees for 2017-18.
Renewal$261.60

Schedule 4 poisons (alone or with Schedule 2, 3, and / or 7 poisons). Fees for 2017-18.

Variation$193.40

Schedule 4 poisons (alone or with Schedule 2, 3, and / or 7 poisons). Fees for 2017-18.

Forms

Approval time

6 weeks.

Administering agency

Department of Health and Human Services
Drugs and Poisons Regulation

Act(s) name

Drugs, Poisons and Controlled Substances Act 1981 (Victoria)

Regulation(s) name

Drugs, Poisons and Controlled Substances Regulations 2017 (Victoria)

Contact details

Department of Health and Human Services
Drugs and Poisons Regulation


Phone:

1300 364 545

Fax:

1300 360 830
dpcs@dhhs.vic.gov.au

Website:

https://www2.health.vic.gov.au/public-health/drugs-and-poisons Opens in a new browser window

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