Official Methods of Analysis (Twelfth Edition) - Western Australia

Service summary

You will be required to comply with this standard if you intend to manufacture or sell fertiliser. This standard specifies methods for the analysis of fertilizers and other materials related to agriculture. Your fertilizer analysis must comply with the methods set out in this standard.

This standard has been superseded by Official Methods of Analysis (Volume 54).

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.

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Official Methods of analysis (Twelfth Edition) - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on this document.

Administering agency

Department of Agriculture and Food

Act(s) name

Fertilizers Act 1977 (Western Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Fertilizers Regulations 1978 (Western Australia)

Contact details

Enquiries Officer
Department of Agriculture and Food

Operating address:
3 Baron-Hay Court
South Perth
Western Australia 6151
Mailing address:
Locked Bag 4
Bentley DC
Western Australia 6983


08 93683333


08 94742405


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