Registration as an Introducer of Industrial Chemicals - Australian Government


You need to register with the Australian Industrial Chemicals Introduction Scheme (AICIS) if you intend to introduce (import and / or manufacture) new industrial chemicals including dyes, paint chemicals, cosmetics, adhesives and detergents in Australia.

To register you will need:

  • The value of the industrial chemicals you imported or manufactured during the last financial year
  • An Australian Registered Body Number (only if you are a non-Australian business).  

You must keep records of how you calculated the value of your chemicals. This could include documents like invoices, order confirmations and receipts. 

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.




31 August annually


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Fees can be found in the attached resource.


Regulation(s) name

Industrial Chemicals (General) Rules 2019 Australian Government

Administering agency

Department of Health and Aged Care

Australian Industrial Chemicals Introduction Scheme

Contact details

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