Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code (AGVET) Code - Australian Government

Description

You may be required to comply with this code if you intend to work with agricultural or veterinary chemical products. The object of this code is to make provision for and in relation to:

  • The evaluation, approval, and control of the supply, of active constituents for proposed or existing agricultural chemical products or veterinary chemical products; and
  • The 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 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

Act(s) name

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Act 1994 AG

Regulation(s) name

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Regulations 1999 AG

Administering agency

Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority

Registration Management and Enquiries

Contact details

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

General Enquiries

Registration Management and Enquiries

Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority

Operating address: 18 Wormald Street
Symonston
Australian Capital Territory 2609
Mailing address: PO BOX 6182
Kingston, Australian Capital Territory 2604
Phone: 02 6210 4701
Email: enquiries@apvma.gov.au