Ground distribution contractor licence - Queensland


You need this licence if you intend to carry out the business of ground distribution of herbicides or direct and authorise ground equipment to be used to carry out ground distribution of herbicides.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

You may need to meet the commercial operator licence requirements as well as a ground distribution contractor if you are self-employed and operate your own ground distribution equipment.

You will need to make a record of all ground distributions carried out on your behalf as a licensed ground distribution contractor and keep these for a minimum period of 2 years.


1 or 3 years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

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Administering agency

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries

Biosecurity Queensland

Plant Biosecurity and Product Integrity

Contact details

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