Permit to Export an Export-Prohibited Chemical - Australian Government


You will require this permit if you operate a business that intends to export an export-prohibited agricultural or veterinary chemical out of Australia. An export-prohibited chemical is any chemical product that contains an active constituent that is the subject of an international agreement.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for this permit you must provide the following information:

  • generic information about the applicant
  • the technical name, common name and CAS number (if known) of the chemical
  • the quantity to be exported
  • the name of the importing country
  • the name of any transit country
  • the intended use in Australia.

For imports involving multiple chemicals, a separate form must be completed for each chemical. A multiple exit export permit may be granted provided you are a fit and proper person.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


As specified on the permit.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other

Fees will vary depending on your circumstances. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

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.

Enquiries, Export

Operating address: 18 Wormald Street
Australian Capital Territory 2609
Mailing address: PO BOX 6182
Kingston, Australian Capital Territory 2604
Phone: 02 6210 4701
Fax: 02 6210 4721