Pest Controller's Licence - South Australia


You will require this licence if you intend to operate a pest control business.

Each employee engaged in the application of pesticides will need to hold a Pest Management Technician's licence.

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 full pest management technician's licence or employ someone who does
  • have adequate knowledge of all relevant regulations and of the practices that should be followed in the conduct of a pest control business
  • have the appropriate equipment to carry out the work.


One or three years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $358.00

One year licence. Fees for 2021-22

Apply Application All $1074.00

Three year licence. Fees for 2021-22


Administering agency

SA Health

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:

Controlled Substances Licensing

SA Health

South Australia
Mailing address: PO BOX 6
Rundle Mall, South Australia 5000
Phone: 08 8226 7100
Fax: 08 8226 6681