You will require this permit if you intend to use industrial chemicals that meet certain criteria regarding controlled use, please see the Agency website for examples. When applying for this permit the National Industrial Chemicals Notification and Assessment Scheme (NICNAS) require the following evidence when determining the hazard criteria:
- eco-toxicity test report
- published literature data
- eco-toxicity test report for an accepted close analogue
- published literature data for an accepted close analogue
- quantitative structure-activity relationship data generated for the chemical by an appropriate and validated model.
The following hazard classifications are ineligible for a controlled use permit:
- germ cell mutagens
- reproductive toxicants.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.