Authorisation for 1080 Bait Injection - Northern Territory


You will need this authorisation if you intend to prepare wet meat baits with 1080 poison as part of a wild dog control program.

The bait injection authorisation allows you to use vertebrate poison to prepare baits for the mitigation of wild dog impacts or other feral animals on pastoral properties/grazing leases that have a current Pest Animal Management Authorisation (PAMA) and Permit.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible you must:

  • hold a current AusChem, ChemCert or SMARTtrain level 3 accreditation (certificate or card) or equivalent qualification
  • hold a statement of attainment or a memorandum of grades for the training unit AHCPMG309 (formerly AHCVPT 302A) - apply pest animal control techniques
  • hold a statement of completion of the 1080 bait injection training course delivered by Charles Darwin University
  • have a personalised Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) that will be your working procedure to prepare wet meat baits.


Five years or on the expiry of Chemical Certification.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $400.00 Fee for 2021-22.

Administering agency

Department of Industry, Tourism and Trade

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:

Chemical Advisors

Department of Industry, Tourism and Trade

Northern Territory
Mailing address: GPO BOX 3000
Darwin, Northern Territory 0801
Phone: 08 8999 2344
Fax: 08 8999 2111
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