Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals (Agvet) Code - Australian Government


You will need to comply with this code if you intend to work with agricultural or veterinary chemical products.

The code provides for:

  • the evaluation, registration and control of the manufacture and supply of agricultural chemical products and veterinary chemical products
  • the evaluation, approval and control of the supply of active constituents for proposed or existing agricultural chemical products or veterinary chemical products. An active constituent is a proposed or existing chemical product primarily responsible for the biological or therapeutic effects of the product, and its biological identification as an agricultural or veterinary chemical product.

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

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.