First Aid Instruction and Safety Directions (FAISD) Handbook - Australian Government


You may be required to comply with the recommendations contained in this handbook if you intend to work with agricultural and / or veterinary chemicals and products.

This handbook is a consolidation of the first aid instructions, warning statements and general safety precautions applicable to agricultural and veterinary chemicals and products.

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

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All FAISD Handbook (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Agriculture and Veterinary Chemicals Act 1994 Australian Government

Administering agency

Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority

Contact details

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