Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code - Australian Capital Territory

Description

You must comply with this code if you intend to use or store agricultural or veterinary chemicals for a commercial purpose. This code has been developed to provide guidelines and standards for agricultural and veterinary chemicals. It provides for the:

  • Evaluation, approval, and control of the supply of active constituents for proposed or existing agricultural chemical products or veterinary chemical products;
  • Evaluation, registration, and control of the manufacture and supply of agricultural chemical products and veterinary chemical products; and
  • Standards of transportation, storage, processing, use or disposal.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance 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.

Act(s) name

Environment Protection Act 1997 ACT

Regulation(s) name

Environment Protection Regulations 2005 ACT

Administering agency

Environment and Planning Directorate

Environment

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Environment Protection Authority

Environment Protection Authority

Environment

Environment

Environment and Planning Directorate

Environment and Planning Directorate

Operating address: Dame Pattie Menzies House
16 Challis Street
Dickson
Australian Capital Territory 2602
Mailing address: GPO BOX 158
Canberra City, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 13 22 81
Phone: 02 6207 1923
Email: environment.protection@act.gov.au