Pest Management Technician or Fumigator Licence - New South Wales

Description

You will need this licence if you intend to undertake fumigation work or pest management technician work (pest control services).

Fumigation work is the use of fumigants for the prevention, control or eradication of pests. Pest management technician work is the use of pesticides (other than fumigants) for the prevention, control or eradication of pests. There are situations where you will not require this licence including the use of pesticides for agricultural or horticulture purposes.

If you intend to carry out both fumigation and pest management technician work, you will require two licences. You cannot apply for a combined licence.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence, you must:

  • be at least 18 years old
  • be a fit a proper person
  • provide proof of attainment of the relevant qualifications
  • hold an insurance policy or be eligible to obtain one.

Please contact the agency to identify any further eligibility requirements.

Duration

Up to five years

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All -

Fees:

  • one year - $107.00
  • five years - $425.00.

Fees for 2022-23

General Duplicate Certificate All $26.00

Fees for 2022-23

Renew Renewal All -

Fees:

  • one year - $107.00
  • five years - $425.00.

Fees for 2022-23

Act(s) name

Pesticides Act 1999 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Pesticides Regulation 2017 New South Wales

Administering agency

Department of Planning and Environment

NSW Environment Protection Authority

Contact details

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