Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code - Australian Capital Territory


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.

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 is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Environment Protection Act 1997 Australian Capital Territory

Regulation(s) name

Environment Protection Regulations 2005 Australian Capital Territory

Administering agency

Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate


Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Environment Protection Authority


Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate

Operating address: TransACT House
470 Northbourne Avenue
Dickson, Australian Capital Territory 2602
Mailing address: GPO BOX 158
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 13 22 81