Australian Code of Good Manufacturing Practice for Veterinary Chemical Products - Australian Government


You may be required to comply with this code if you intend to manufacture agricultural or veterinary chemical products. The code covers the basic principles or core elements of good manufacturing practice and applies to:

  • All sectors of the industry;
  • All types of products; and
  • All sizes of manufacturing plant.

It also describes additional or modified requirements and guidelines for specific sectors of industry, such as manufacturers of:

  • Sterile and immunobiological products;
  • Ectoparasiticides;
  • Premixes; and
  • Supplements.

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

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority

Legal and Compliance Program

Contact details

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

Manufacturing Quality & Licensing

Operating address: 18 Wormald Street
Australian Capital Territory 2609
Mailing address: PO BOX 6182
Kingston, Australian Capital Territory 2604
Phone: 02 6210 4899
Fax: 02 6210 4741