United States Pharmacopoeia - Australian Government


You may be required to comply with the conditions of this pharmacopoeia if you intend to manufacture or supply agricultural chemical products or veterinary chemical products. Certain veterinary chemical products must not be supplied unless they comply with the standards specified in this pharmacopoeia.

This document is a guide to prescription and over the counter medications provided in the United States of America. It establishes standards relating to the quality of medicines for human and veterinary use. It also provides guidance on the appropriate use of medicines.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

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

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Act(s) name

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Act 1994 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Regulations 1995 Australian Government

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.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

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